Yinka Faleti is a Democrat running for Secretary of State in Missouri. Faleti is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, a U.S. Army veteran, a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, and a former state prosecutor and nonprofit executive. He lives in St. Louis with his wife, Ronke Faleti, and their four children.
In this interview with MeidasTouch legal analyst Ben Meiselas, Faleti discusses his decision to run for Secretary of State, the importance of voting rights which Faleti believes is among the most important civil rights issues of our time, the efforts by current Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft to limit vote-by-mail options for Missourians, and Faleti’s view as a West Point graduate about President Trump speaking at the commencement address this year.
Watch the full interview here: