More Endorsements for WWE Voter Initiative


World Wrestling Entertainment Inc.’s “Smackdown Your Vote!” initiative is raking in endorsements.

The campaign’s 18-30 VIP national voter-issues paper for 18- to 30-year-olds received the endorsements of the University of Virginia Center for Politics, Close Up/First Vote, George Washington University Graduate School of Political Management and the National Council of La Raza, WWE said Thursday.

Smackdown Your Vote’s goal is to increase voter participation among 18- to 30-year-olds by 2 million in this year's elections in order to get 20 million young voters to the polls, WWE added.