Some non citizens do wind up registered to vote but usually not on purpose an issue which remains a challenge for states, especially as President Trump.
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Two Republican lawmakers, with the backing of the ACLU, are setting out to make it simpler for people with felony convictions to regain their right to vote.
Lawsuit is seeking to reverse the administration’s decision to add a question about citizenship to the census questionnaire for the first time in history.
As election officials across the country continue to look for opportunities to make their systems and procedures more secure before the 2020 election.
Experiment by experiment there have been attempts at testing how blockchain’s unique characteristics can be taken advantage of for the people’s benefit.
Ranked choice voting would still be used in the primary, but not in the general election. Write-in space would be eliminated in the general election.
This year you can celebrate the event with the Florida Veterans for Common Sense in Florida or the much celebrated the Thomas Paine Society in California.
Ranked choice voting fever continues to spread as more states and localities consider following the lead of Maine, the first state to use the voting system.
New group formed to push New York automatic voter registration voting reform to be included in an expected package of election reforms coming up this year.
A new study relays the true impact of such political advertising spending on social media during the 2016 Presidential election of Donald Trump.