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Feeling Informed

Image by Japanexperterna.se (CC BY-SA 2.0) Feedback in this project points to a gap in the voting experience. “I am registered to vote but unfortunately have not done so since I was 18.” Encouraging registration is not enough. “Ill have

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New Resources

A list of Resources has been added to the site (see links in navigation bar). Information from various sites include: How and Where to Register State Registration Deadlines Taking Time Off to Vote Voting by Absentee Ballot Contact us if

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Seattle elections draw attention

Image: Seattle by CheWei Chang (Flickr, CC Licensed BY-ND 2.0) Two local elections in Seattle have made Ballotpedia‘s list of Top 10 elections to watch in November 2015, drawing attention to “potentially game-changing elections” across the U.S. In a recent

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online voter registration experience

ROCK THE VOTE‘s online voter registration tool delivers a very smooth user experience; account sign-up, installation of widget, the voter registration process…all were simple, well-informed. Today I completed the online voter registration form, right here at OtP, and the PDF

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using the voter registration tool

On mention of installing the online voter registration tool from ROCK THE VOTE, someone asked “How do they know if the person signing up is a U.S. citizens?” I had not tried it, but later captured this screenshot from the

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ready to register new voters

With the creation of one new page, we open a space for the primary mission…folks can register to vote right here at Occupy the Polls. Click to open voter registration FORMS(Register here at Occupy the Polls) Click to open Voter

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