New York Senate passes automatic voter registration bill

New York Senate passes automatic voter registration bill

New York Senate Democrats on Thursday passed legislation that would automatically register eligible voters upon interacting with certain state agencies, making voter registration a matter of opting out rather than opting in. The bill would create a system of automatic voter registration when a person submits an application to the Department of Health or the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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Michael Mantion 2 months

when a "person" doesnt mention Ny resident or even us citizen. so all the illegals that goto the clinic or want food stamp or a new drivers license be cause their old identity no longer works.

IvoryDove 2 months

Illegal aliens are welcome to vote Democrat.

Dingus 2 months

Brietbart with zero fact. just an article about what they think it means. take this article off. it doesn't even present the basic facts of the bill being advanced. shameful.

Fin 2 months

That's how Oregon works.. N it's got highest pop of voter participation in usa... N they run a tight ship... U must opt out to not vote n if u fail to renew ur license or state tax return u are taken off the voter reg... They have a serious set of cross checks to expose any kind of voter fraud... It's a model program

porcus 2 months

I like the idea of all _citizens_ being auto-enrolled, but it should only be citizens. The real question is under what circumstances are these people removed from the rolls?

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