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Voting & Elections 08.7.2017

Appeals Court Backs Same Day Registration in Illinois

Good news today from Illinois, where a federal appeals court has overturned a lower court ruling that blocked large counties from allowing their residents to register and vote on the same day.

Voting & Elections 05.30.2017

Automatic Voter Registration Nears Victory in Illinois

Illinois appears set to join the list of states that are making voting easier by automatically registering eligible citizens when they do business with state agencies.

Voting & Elections 09.1.2016

Tuning In & Turning Out

Millennials are active but not voting; what's stopping them and how can they make their voices count?

Voting & Elections 11.6.2015

Early Voting Challenge in the News

Ongoing round-up of coverage for the Early Voting Challenge in the media

Voting & Elections 01.10.2015

Common Cause Commends Illinois on Adoption of Election Day Registration

Common Cause hailed Illinois lawmakers and Gov. Pat Quinn today as the state’s chief executive signed historic legislation permitting residents to register and vote on Election Day.

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