Connie Lawson met with community members in Bloomington Tuesday for a briefing on how to recognize and avoid investment fraud.
The legal action was brought on behalf of Indiana’s NAACP and the League of Women Voters.
Voter advocacy groups want to stop Secretary of State Connie Lawson from sharing voter information with President Donald Trump’s election integrity commission.
The resolution says the National Association of Secretaries of State is committed to ensuring election security.
Lawson, a Republican, replaces Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill, a Democrat.
The annual conference attracted more attention this year, in part because of the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson says she cannot fully comply with a request from President Trump’s newly established Commission on Election Integrity.
The hearing focused on reports that the 2016 presidential election was influenced, and possibly manipulated, by the Russian government.
President Donald Trump created the federal Advisory Commission on Election Integrity this week.
Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson will seek a second full term next year in the statewide office she’s held since 2012.