UTICA, N.Y. -- Nearly 60 million people in the United States live with disabilities. And about 6 million people with disabilities voted in the November 2016 election.
The Resource Center for Independent Living, in collaboration with Disability Rights of New York, offered a free community voter education and registration Wednesday morning.
National Disability Voter Registration Week promotes community involvement and civic participation across the country, with a focus on registering individuals with disabilities to vote.
Other disability voter registration drives took place in Amsterdam and Herkimer.