Latest Voter registration Stories

2010-07-15 18:20:00

Model law for states would remove obstacles and provide more time to vote in all elections WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Uniform Law Commission (ULC) took a major step toward improving state election systems by approving the Uniform Military and Overseas Voters Act at its annual meeting today.

2009-12-23 11:01:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- eVoter (www.evoter.com), the first online destination where candidates, voters and endorsing organizations can make direct connections, has launched its absentee ballot function for Illinois voters.

2009-12-16 10:50:00

Analysis finds that Oregon spent more than $9.7 million on voter registration during the 2008 election WASHINGTON, Dec.

2009-08-31 12:30:00

Bipartisan Group Calls for Overdue Updates to Improve Integrity and Save Time and Money Chief campaign lawyers Marc Elias & Trevor Potter bring together former Sens. Daschle, Danforth, Reps. Molinari, Ford, election officials and voting experts WASHINGTON, Aug.

2009-04-16 16:05:00

Comprehensive report released today by Women's Voices.

2009-03-26 12:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As many as three million registered voters did not cast a ballot in the 2008 General Election due to voter registration problems, suggests a survey cited today by Doug Chapin, director of Election Initiatives for the Pew Center on the States in testimony before the Subcommittee on Elections of the Committee on House Administration.

2008-10-21 12:00:17

The Lake County, Ill., clerk's office says it has been swamped with fraudulent voter forms -- including one from a dead goldfish. "This is unprecedented. We've got a serious problem," said County Clerk Willard Helander.

2008-10-17 15:00:15

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Justice Through Music Project (http://www.jtmp.org/), a DC based non-profit and leader of youth voter registration, has released its third "Rock Your Rights" DVD to help inspire youth to get-out-and-vote this November.

2008-10-16 12:00:08

The Ohio attorney general filed an emergency appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to block a lower court decision that could challenge voters at the polls.

2008-10-10 18:00:17

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Justice Department today announced that it has entered into a consent decree with Waller County, Texas, to resolve a lawsuit concerning the county's voter registration practices that the Department alleges violate federal voting rights laws.

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