Op-ed round up: ThinkTN in The Guardian, Essence

ThinkTennessee data was used in two recent nationally-published op-eds written by Tenneessee lawmakers.

Rep. London Lamar cites ThinkTennessee data on funding for election investments in a new op-ed supporting expanded absentee voting.

Read Rep. Lamar’s op-ed here.

In call to ensure that Tennessee “takes every step necessary to prevent and prepare for the deepening of this global health crisis,” Sen. Robinson points to ThinkTennessee research on available federal funding to make the case for adapting elections during the pandemic.

Read Sen. Robinson’s op-ed here.