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January 13, 2024

Georgia: Ensuring Trusted Elections and Civics for Georgians

Join the ABA Task Force for American Democracy for its first stop on a cross-country listening tour focused on addressing the key issues facing our democracy, such as ensuring trust in elections and improving civic dialog. The conversation will feature ABA President Mary Smith, Task Force co-chair and former Federal Judge J. Michael Luttig, and Carly Fiorina, National Honorary Chair, Virginia 250 Commission.


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Welcome Remarks

  • Mary Smith
    President, American Bar Association
  • Hon. J. Michael Luttig
    Task Force Co-Chair

Featured Speaker

  • Brad Raffensperger
    Georgia Secretary of State

What to Expect in 2024: Nuts and Bolts of GA Election Administration

  • David Becker
    Executive Director, Center for Election Innovation and Research
  • Lynn Bailey
    Former ED, Augusta-Richmond County BOE
  • Shauna Dozier
    Director, Clayton County BOE&R
  • Blake Evans
    Director of Elections, GA SOS Elections Div.
  • Judge J. Fordham
    Elections Superintendent, Bleckley County

A Conversation on Democracy: How It Affects All of Us

  • Andrew Morse
    President and Publisher, AJC
  • Carly Fiorina
    National Honorary Chair, Virginia 250 Commission
  • Jason Carter
    Partner, Bondurant, Mixson, and Elmore, LLP
  • Larry D. Thompson
    Counsel, Finch McRanie, LLP, former General Counsel, PepsiCo