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Voter suppression seminar Tuesday in Freeport

FREEPORT – The League of Women Voters of Freeport will have a public program on "Voter Suppression: Concerns and Actions," at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas St.

Dr. Andy Dvorak from Highland Community College will discuss the right to vote, recent and subtle forms of voter suppression, the question of Russian interference in the 2016 election, and ongoing efforts, such as manipulation of social media.

The public is welcome. A question and answer session will follow Dvorak's presentation.

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