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Legal Fight Heats Up over Missouri Law Requiring Notarized Mail-In Ballots | Independent Voter NewsLegal Fight Heats Up over Missouri Law Requiring Notarized Mail-In Ballots | Independent Voter News

Up Next. Legislation. Legal Fight Heats Up over Missouri Law Requiring Notarized Mail-In Ballots. June 25, 2020. Editor's Note: This article. originally appeared. on The Fulcrum, and has been republished on IVN with permission from the publisher

Kentucky latest to expand mail voting in response to pandemic | Independent Voter NewsKentucky latest to expand mail voting in response to pandemic | Independent Voter News

during the pandemic. Thirty-four states allow everyone to vote absentee without citing a reason, a number that has increased rapidly in recent years. Kentucky's move leaves just six — Connecticut, Mississippi, Missouri, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas

2019 Sees Tremendous Surge in Ranked Choice Legislation Nationwide | Independent Voter News2019 Sees Tremendous Surge in Ranked Choice Legislation Nationwide | Independent Voter News

Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, and Wyoming call for adopting ranked choice voting for all state and federal offices, as Maine did via referendum in 2016. Bills in Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, and Virginia would give local governments

OPINION: Corporate Citizenship Starts with not Undermining Our Democracy | Independent Voter NewsOPINION: Corporate Citizenship Starts with not Undermining Our Democracy | Independent Voter News

The same year the Missouri Chamber of Commerce funded the campaign against the Clean Missouri Act, fixing campaign finance and ethics loopholes and ending gerrymandering. And in North Dakota, the main opponents to the 2018 “voters’ right to know

Giant Funding Gaps Threaten Elections in GOP States, Study Finds | Independent Voter NewsGiant Funding Gaps Threaten Elections in GOP States, Study Finds | Independent Voter News

Ohio. The fourth is Georgia, which the GOP sees as newly competitive in the presidential race. The last is Missouri, which is not a purple state but is the home of Roy Blunt, a member of the GOP Senate leadership and a central player in negotiations on

Can't Argue With Science: MIT Study Supports Growing Demands to Unrig US Elections | Independent Voter NewsCan't Argue With Science: MIT Study Supports Growing Demands to Unrig US Elections | Independent Voter News

confidence in the process and thus have resulted in higher voter turnouts. (See: 2016 University of Missouri study. ). 2020: Another Big Year for Ranked Choice Voting. Ranked choice voting (RCV) entered the mainstream conversation following its historic

Want to Vote By Mail? Anti-Corruption Group Launches Resource to Counter Disinformation and Confusion | Independent Voter NewsWant to Vote By Mail? Anti-Corruption Group Launches Resource to Counter Disinformation and Confusion | Independent Voter News

identification with their ballot. These states are Alabama, Alaska, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Virginia, and Wisconsin require a witness. The fact that each state has its own rules and these rules are still

These 24 States Have Already Made Voting Easier in 2020 | Independent Voter NewsThese 24 States Have Already Made Voting Easier in 2020 | Independent Voter News

Massachusetts. along with reliably red. Alabama. and. Missouri. Seven states have made other easements to their election plans. Minnesota. residents may now provide, and receive, an unlimited amount of help from others when voting absentee. Mississippi

THIS WEEK: An Independent Primary, Unrigging the Presidential Debates, and Reform on the Rise | Independent Voter NewsTHIS WEEK: An Independent Primary, Unrigging the Presidential Debates, and Reform on the Rise | Independent Voter News

candidate. That is why the fight to open the presidential debates continues. And that’s why a coalition of nonpartisan reformers is working together in states like Maine, Missouri, Florida, and more to level the playing field for candidates and voters. Finally

4 Campaigns Discuss How They Terminated Gerrymandering in 2018 | Independent Voter News4 Campaigns Discuss How They Terminated Gerrymandering in 2018 | Independent Voter News

Colorado's Kent Thiry, Catherine Kanter from Better Boundaries Utah, Clean Missouri's Sean Soendker Nicholson. Photo Credit: USC Schwarzenegger Institute. What is this story missing? Let us know. >>. Stay Informed. Get our exclusive. Nonpartisan Reform Report. delivered to your inbox twice a month. Comments. Auto Pager Link