With a record number of absentee ballots in the last election the Madison clerk decided to go to voters instead of voters coming to them.
Voter Registration articles on Democracy Chronicles
Democracy Chronicles voter registration section is focused on every aspect of voter identification and registration. Also see our section on American democracy and our archives for Voter Access and Voter ID.
Don’t you dare remove a registered voter from the voter rolls unless you are absolutely certain you are not crushing that person’s democratic rights.
According to a Penn report, errors in cleaning voter rolls in Wisconsin in 2017 and 2018 overwhelmingly impacted minority voters.
House Resolution 1 led by the Democrats, aims to strike down hurdles to voting, partisan gerrymandering and big money in politics.
Voter rolls are a key facet of the election process but there are still some serious flaws in maintaining them in some states.
It is important to understand how often registrants did not move, and how often such an error is not corrected by the postcard confirmation process.
Voter registration systems are yet to be fully equitable. Some states are implementing automatic voter registration (AVR) as a way out.
Wyoming Republican Party is asking authorities to ban mail-in voting and limit who votes using absenting ballot among other things.
Voter registration systems have experienced several malfunctions recently. There is a risk that this will continue to be the case as elections near.
Students are getting really creative ahead of National Voter Registration Day. These innovative strategies aim to get more peers registered to vote.