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Taylor Patterson

Taylor Patterson

Taylor Patterson is a member of the Bishop Paiute Tribe and the executive director of the Native Voters Alliance of Nevada (NVAN). NVAN is a member of the Let Nevadans Vote coalition.

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Native American voters are counting on the Legislature to increase access

By: - May 3, 2021

After years of voter suppression and ignoring voting accessibility issues in tribal communities, who is thinking of uplifting the voices of Native American voters? This legislative session has made the answer very clear: Speaker Jason Frierson and the Assembly Democratic Caucus. The history of voting rights for Native Americans is fraught with voter suppression at […]