Common Cause Maryland Testimony on SB 279 Election Law Improving Access to Voting

February 21, 2013



This Common Cause Maryland testimony begins, 'Common Cause Maryland supports SB 279, which would expand early voting and allow citizens to register to vote at polling centers. Taken together, these two elements are a critical combination for increasing voter participation in elections. Early voting is proven and popular ? but that measure alone does not guarantee new voters in the process. States that combine same day registration with early voting lead the nation in voter turnout. It is a critical combination.'

READ: Common Cause Maryland Testimony on SB 279 Election Law - Improving Access to Voting


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