The bill enacts various provisions to modernize and secure Nevada’s election system, including same-day voter registration and expanded mail voting.
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Actress Kerry Washington are optimistic that Democrats will soon make automatic voter registration a reality in the Empire State.
President Trump claimed executive privilege, refuse to hand over documents to opposition Democratic lawmakers investigating a question about citizenship.
The new voter protection director for Florida Democrats told party activists that they should expect a recount during next year’s presidential election.
New York State Democrats continue to make dramatic reforms to state law following their successful election in 2018. Today, they’re focusing their attention on a new issue: automatic voter registration.
Nonprofits helped boost voter turnout by 11 percentage points during the 2018 elections, report from voting patterns in seven states by Nonprofit Vote.
Lawmakers are looking for ways to address poor voter turnout and concerns that too many voters feel like their votes don’t matter.
O’Rourke has unveiled a voting rights proposal he says can increase voter registration by 50 million and raise nationwide voter turnout to 65%.
State Senate held a hearing how NY can join 15 other states and implement automatic voter registration. Advocates said it could result in 2 million more.
Disability community is one of the largest groups of voters in the United States. In 2016, 16 million people with disabilities participated in the election.