Browsing: voter registration increase
6/20: Massachusetts lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow voters to register on election day.
5/16: Former Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum donated $100,000 to the Florida Democratic Party in the hopes of registering one-million new voters.
4/23: After passing Amendment 4, which restored voting rights to felons, Florida reported a two-fold increase in their voter registration.
4/10: Ohio spent $130,000 in a voter sign-up campaign, but only registered 540 voters.
12/18: Illinois’ automatic voter registration law has garnered over 185,000 new voter registrations, but the state is slow to vet them.
11/29: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams claims governor-elect Brian Kemp suppressed voters in Georgia, but turnout and registration increased this year.
10/30: A voter registration form was sent to a person who had been dead for nearly 30 years.