What’s happening? “A recording obtained by The New Yorker of a private conference call on January 8th, between a policy adviser to Senator Mitch McConnell and the leaders of several prominent conservative groups—including one run by the Koch brothers’ network—reveals the participants’ worry that the proposed election reforms garner wide support… Read More »HR 1 and the Koch Brothers
What’s happening? A massive voting reform bill was passed by Republicans and signed into law by Governor Kemp. The new law implemented vast voter access and voting rights restrictions for Georgia voters. Changes to Georgia elections Absentee ballots will be verified based on driver’s license… Read More »Georgia Republicans Pass Sweeping Election Bill Restricting Voting Access
What’s happening? We are thrilled to report that the Early Voting bill has passed both houses today! Thank you to the doggedness of our bill Prime Sponsors who have worked to get Early Voting for New Jersey for years. As advocates of ballot security and… Read More »BREAKING: Early Voting passed both Houses!
What’s happening? This is free and nonpartisan. Open to all ages and hosted by the largest nonpartisan student-led nonprofit organization in New Jersey. Founder and Executive Director, Winn Khuong, will conduct a class on “Power in Your Hands”, how to affect change as a constituent… Read More »Executive Director, Winn Khuong, to speak at the Grassroots Organizing Conference
What’s happening? Governor Murphy just made an announcement regarding the June 8th Primary Election in NJ. Unlike 2020 when all active registered voters were automatically mailed a mail-in ballot, registered voters in New Jersey will NOT receive a mail-in ballot for the June 8th Primary… Read More »BREAKING: June 8th Primary Election in NJ
What’s happening? President Biden just signed an Executive Order that would require states to submit their proposals within 200 days on how they would support voter registration and also to modernize the Vote.gov website. This Executive Order would not override any laws passed in the… Read More »President Biden Signs EO to Expand Voting Access
What’s happening? Voted among party lines, the bill in the House was passed 220-210. It stands to be the biggest reform and expansion of voting rights, campaign finance, and ethics/oversight that we will see this generation. It goes to the Senate next. Read more To… Read More »HR 1 “For the People Act” passes the House
What’s happening? Voted among party lines, a bill in the Georgia State Legislature was passed to change voting by mail including two dozen restrictions including voter identification requirements. “Fleming’s bill would scrap Georgia’s current signature-verification process for absentee ballots and force voters seeking mail-in ballots… Read More »Georgia Passes Bill to Restrict Vote By Mail
What’s happening? In 33 states, legislators are moving forward to propose laws that makes voting by mail difficult for voters, including Florida. Read more To read more, click here.