Discussions have been taken place among academic advocates, and election officials about whether online voter registration will boost voter turnout.
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Websites for the New York state Board of Elections and the Department of Motor Vehicles must become accessible to blind voters by the end of the year.
A computer program might have avoided entire 2018 recount fiasco and saved South Florida election officials days of embarrassment last year.
Texas counties involved in ongoing litigation may not purge registered voters demanding proof of citizenship until further order from the court.
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.
A new report from CAP’s youth engagement arm, highlights the important role AVR and preregistration for 16- and 17-year-olds play.
This legislative session has witnessed the introduction of numerous bills by League of Women Voters addressing the need to reform Hawai‘i’s elections.
Growing up, my parents taught me that voting is not only a right, but a privilege. They voted in every local, midterm, and presidential election.
A much-criticized national database that checks if voters are registered in multiple states wasn’t used last year in Kansas, the state that administers it
Atrocities committed against black Americans generations ago are having an impact today on their descendants’ decision to cast ballots in elections.