Voter Registration

Parkland Students Made a High-Tech T-Shirt That's Actually Getting People to Register to Vote

Months after the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, the Parkland students are working to get young people registered to vote in the midterm elections. To do so, they’ve harnessed the power of two seemingly opposite things: T-shirts and QR codes.<p>The idea to combine fashion and …

March for Our Lives

Civil rights groups sue Arizona election official over voter registrations

Civil rights groups are suing Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan (R), alleging that she violated the National Voter Registration Act.<p>The …

Civil Rights

Georgia voter registration forms changed to correct ID requirement

Voter registration forms in Georgia have been corrected so that they no longer require proof of residency to be submitted with mailed …

Georgia (U.S. State)

Are You Woke Up? Andre Farr Launches BAY IN LA 2018 With Celebrity-Backed Voter Registration Campaign "WOKE UP" At Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Sept. 1

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The second annual BAY IN LA kicks off <b>WOKE UP</b>, a celebrity-backed voter registration drive produced by …

Los Angeles

Groups plan push to register young Nevada voters with start of school

Nevada is one of 11 states where NextGen America is coordinating high school and college campus voter registration drives with the goal of …

Voting

Activists plan marches, protests, and a voter registration drive to mark Hurricane Maria anniversary

As the anniversary of Hurricane Maria approaches, marking a full year in which the Trump Administration did anywhere from Nothing to Not Damn Much to …

Hurricane Maria

Florida election officials seek info as support builds for Nelson’s Russian-hack claim | Naked Politics

@alextdaugherty @greggordon2<p>Florida election officials said Saturday they are seeking more information to combat any possibility of ongoing hacking …

Florida

Arizona students' stand on gun control switches to voter registration

Four months ago, hundreds of Arizona students staged a die-in on the floor of their state Capitol to protest for stricter gun laws.<p>Now, many of those same students are working on a new campaign: registering their high school classmates to vote, with the goal of voting out the politicians who have …

Guns

Arizona Sec of State rejects ACLU voter registration request

Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan has rejected a request to unilaterally change more than 500,000 voter registration addresses to the address …

USDOT

More U.S. states deploy technology to track election hacking attempts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A majority of U.S. states has adopted technology that allows the federal government to see inside state computer systems managing voter data or voting devices in order to root out hackers.<p>Two years after Russian hackers breached voter registration databases in Illinois and …

Technology Policy

Maria Pangelinan from the GEC talks about voter registration

Voter Registration

The action led to a disruption of the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise at the local office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), as people were chased out of the office.

A protest staged by some residents in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State was, on Wednesday, hijacked by hoodlums.<p>The protest was carried …

Independent National Electoral Commission

March for Our Lives Bus Tour | C-SPAN Classroom

Description<p>Student activists from around the country, including Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, participated in a …

High School

Deadline here to register to vote in Massachusetts primary

Loading...<p><b>BOSTON</b> - Time is ticking down for Massachusetts residents to register to vote in the September primary.<p>Those who still need to register or …

Government

Texas high schools are violating voter registration law

TEXAS -- A little-known Texas state law to engage first-time voters is not being strictly enforced, possibly jeopardizing how many youngsters make it …

Austin

Tom Steyer plans to register 100,000 millennials to vote

Tom Steyer's NextGen America organization is working to register 100,000 students in one month at college campuses across 11 states as part of its …

Tom Steyer

Florida’s Blue Wave Midterms In Doubt As Dem Voter Registration Efforts Stumble

12:05 PM 08/13/2018<p>Democratic voter registrations are falling in Florida ahead of what is supposed to be a blue wave midterm election, according to …

Florida

Jazzy Report: Automatic Voter Registration

Massachusetts will automatically register people to vote starting January 1, 2019. Residents will be registered when they make transactions at the …

Health Care

St. Paul now requires landlords to provide voter registration to tenants

Attention St. Paul landlords: It’s now your responsibility to inform your tenants how to register to vote.By a vote of 5-1, the St. Paul City Council …

City Politics

One More State Knocks Down a Barrier to Voting

Automatic voter registration is now on the books in yet another state, with Republican Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts signing a bill into law.<p>This is one that’s gone from nothing to a major Democratic Party priority in very little time. The first state to enact such a law was Oregon in …

Government

Republican Gov. Signs Automatic Voter Registration Bill Into Law In Massachusetts

"This is a victory for voters, and for a healthy and vibrant democracy.”<p>Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker (R) signed a new bill into law on Thursday that could add hundreds of thousands of residents to the state’s voting rolls in the coming years.<p>Under the new provision, residents will be automatically …

Government

Sen. Bill Nelson: Russians 'Penetrated' Florida Voter Registration Systems

Florida Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson, who's up for re-election this year in a state President Donald Trump won in 2016, said Russians have …

Florida

Board of Elections investigating alleged misconduct at some voter drives

The State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement is investigating alleged misconduct at voter registration drives in New Hanover, Pitt and Robeson …

Government

As the Midterm Elections Loom, Registrations of Young Voters Are Booming. Just Not in Texas.

click to enlarge<p>What if November’s expected blue wave doesn’t reach the Lone Star State?<p>Recent registration data for young voters suggest that could …

Government

From Festivals to Ballot Boxes: Voter Registration Hits a High Note Ahead of Midterm Elections

This November's midterm elections are promising to be the most competitive in decades, as Democrats fight to take the House under <b>Donald Trump</b>'s …

Festivals

Governor Baker signs bill modernizing voter registration

Loading...<p><b>BOSTON</b> - Massachusetts is joining 13 other states and the District of Columbia in making it easier to register and vote in …

Government

Massachusetts governor enacts automatic voter registration measure

Massachusetts Republican Governor Charlie Baker on Thursday signed a bill to automatically add residents to voter rolls when they get their driver’s …

U.S. Politics

Russians accessed Florida voter registration systems, senator says

In a curious case of he said, she said, one Florida senator claims to have confidential knowledge that the state’s voter registration systems have …

Government

Voter Registration Deadline

Is August 13th<p><b>Voter Registration Deadlines Approaching</b><p>From the office of the Secretary of the State.<br>With Primary Election Day on August 14th fast …

Elections

Maine city school board moves to support letting non-citizens vote

The Board of Education in Portland, Maine, endorsed a resolution this week in support of a referendum that would allow non-citizens in the country …

School Administration