Dodger Stadium will serve as polling center for general election

The Dodgers have partnered with LeBron James' voting rights organization to turn Dodger Stadium into a polling center for the general election in November.

8/14/2020 9:33:00 AM

The Dodgers have partnered with LeBron James' voting rights organization to turn Dodger Stadium into a polling center for the general election in November.

The Dodgers have partnered with LeBron James' voting rights organization to turn Dodger Stadium into a polling center for the general election in November.

to become the first MLB team to make its stadium available as a polling place.The team, which made the announcement jointly with the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk and California Secretary of State’s office, said the site will be accessible to registered Los Angeles County voters over a five-day period for the presidential general election on Nov 3.

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The team described the endeavor as a joint effort with the recently founded More Than a Vote coalition of Black athletes and artists, including James andDodgers pitcher David Price, dedicated to encouraging and protecting voting rights for people of color.

“I may still be new to L.A. but didn’t take long for me to learn how special the relationship is between the Dodgers and Lakers. We are all in this together,” James said in a statement. “I’m really proud we were able to help the Dodgers become the first MLB stadium to open for voting. This is exactly why we created More Than a Vote. A lot of us now working together and here for every team who wants to follow the Dodgers lead and turn their stadium into a safer place for voting.”

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Are they going to charge $20 for parking to vote? This is great! I wonder if he'd do something similar on Cleveland, considering that's a state more in play than Cali. Don’t use modem voter machines. Paper ballots. How did the Party of Lincoln become the Party of Trump? Why are REPUBLICANS--not Democrats--waving the Confederate flag today? My IBJNews column on how the 1965 Voting Rights Act launched major changes in the two parties.

Great-now move it to Florida for Nov 3rd and we’re good JodyWHL jillLArealtor SHUT UP AND DRIBBLE 😜😂😂😂😂😂 WeAreAllHuman BlackLivesMatter ✊🏾💪🏾 KingJames Our Country is in Trouble serious Trouble. Can LeBron James even spell the word, VOTE JustineHuxley Amazing Not a bad idea. All stadiums statewide should be designated as voting centers. High school, college, NFL stadiums could all be utilized across the state.

HarrisVotes LinaHidalgoTX SylvesterTurner We could use Stadium in Sugarland and Minuteman and TSU.... TrapTVShow Now this is real action! Athletes, Actors, and other artist should follow suit. Thank u goat James Bravo to Dodgers and bravo to KingJames damn it just BRAVO! This, guys. If all of us did THIS kind of thing with a similar % of our energies. No one has to 'sacrifice everything' FFS! Why do we keep believing the LIE of the Hero's Journey? THERE ARE NO HEROES. It's PEOPLE.

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Dodger Stadium Vote Center Planned for Presidential ElectionDodger Stadium will serve as a vote center for the presidential election in November, making the Dodgers the first Major League Baseball team to make their venue available for voting. As a Cubs fan, this is the first time I'm all in for something the Dodgers did. Class move. Will there still be Covid-19 testing there? great idea! what’s next, hosting a voting center in the parking lot at the Silver Lake Trader Joe’s?

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Dodger Stadium Vote Center Planned for Presidential ElectionDodger Stadium will serve as a vote center for the presidential election in November, making the Dodgers the first Major League Baseball team to make their venue available for voting. As a Cubs fan, this is the first time I'm all in for something the Dodgers did. Class move. Will there still be Covid-19 testing there? great idea! what’s next, hosting a voting center in the parking lot at the Silver Lake Trader Joe’s?

LeBron James group lands deal to turn Dodger Stadium into a polling place for presidential election - InsiderLeBron James group lands deal to turn Dodger Stadium into a polling place for presidential election KingJames foolishly thinks voting is going to help. He's not very bright on history or politics. Business and hoops, yes. Lebron James can eat his shirt. Very smart! Polling places before the November election should be our focus, especially in black & brown communities

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Nearly Half Of U.S. Registered Voters Say It Will Be Difficult To Vote In The Presidential ElectionNearly half of U.S. registered voters expect to have difficulties voting in the presidential election by ElanaLyn ElanaLyn So why isn't the headline trump exposed for making voting difficult : trump banned from election for voter fraud. Now that's what a strong headline should look like ElanaLyn False Claims?!?! FakeNews it’s going to lead to voter fraud we all know that some will not admit due to believe being in that hate click .. I’m sure that lady in South Florida will dig up after the election a bunch of missed ballots again and All will be for the Democrats 👎🏻 ElanaLyn The polls are always open.