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These 34 States Are Making Voting Easier ahead of November | Independent Voter NewsThese 34 States Are Making Voting Easier ahead of November | Independent Voter News

with a combined 32 electoral votes: Michigan. , Wisconsin. and. Iowa. Six of them are reliably blue —. Connecticut. , Delaware. , Illinois. , Maryland. , New Mexico. and. Rhode Island. — leaving. Nebraska. as the sole red state encouraging mail-in voting

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

ballots instead of having to get their signature notarized or witnessed by two people. Rhode Island. has waived the usual requirement that mail ballots be notarized or have two witness signatures. South Carolina. has agreed to spend about $1 million to put

79% of State Legislative Incumbents Had No Primary Opposition this Year | Independent Voter News79% of State Legislative Incumbents Had No Primary Opposition this Year | Independent Voter News

a lower percentage. The states with the highest percentages of Republican incumbents in contested primaries in 2020 were. Alaska. , Wyoming. , California. , West Virginia. , and. New Hampshire. In three states—. Hawaii. , Rhode Island. , and. Delaware

California Women Smash Ceilings in National Politics — Not So Much in State Politics | Independent Voter NewsCalifornia Women Smash Ceilings in National Politics — Not So Much in State Politics | Independent Voter News

Harris, the Democrat who will serve as Joe Biden’s vice president, became California’s first woman elected attorney general in 2010. But. Rhode Island elected. the nation’s first female attorney general in 1985. Similarly, though women have been prominent in

Opinion: Ranked Choice Voting Must Be A Part of the Coronavirus Elections Fix | Independent Voter NewsOpinion: Ranked Choice Voting Must Be A Part of the Coronavirus Elections Fix | Independent Voter News

this writing, no fewer than 10 states with a combined 820 pledged delegates have delayed primaries, until June in all but a couple of places: Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Marland, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. In

June's 'Super Tuesday' Proves Vote-at-Home Works, Advocates Say | Independent Voter NewsJune's 'Super Tuesday' Proves Vote-at-Home Works, Advocates Say | Independent Voter News

Tuesday -- primaries that, according to vote at home advocates, prove absentee ballots work. Four states -- Indiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island -- postponed their primary elections to June 2 to allow voters an extended opportunity to request

Port Commissioner, Labor Leader Michael Zucchet Gets Candid | Independent Voter NewsPort Commissioner, Labor Leader Michael Zucchet Gets Candid | Independent Voter News

thing because of everything that's going on there and those are important decisions and I'm thrilled to be engaging on them. Projects you know Harbor Island, Shelter Island, North Embarcadero, Central Embarcadero, Convention Center, all that stuff seems to

Newsom Needs to Select an API to Replace Kamala Harris in the U.S. Senate | Independent Voter NewsNewsom Needs to Select an API to Replace Kamala Harris in the U.S. Senate | Independent Voter News

she is also of South Asian descent. There is already pressure on Newsom to replace Harris with a woman of color. Appointing someone of Asian descent to succeed her would not only recognize the unique history of the Asian American Pacific Islander community

Women’s March: What’s That Word? Intersectionalism? | Independent Voter NewsWomen’s March: What’s That Word? Intersectionalism? | Independent Voter News

Nation of Islam. You can see the Women’s March press release in response. The story led to outrage, and the outrage led to the Democratic National Committee removing their support and a split march in New York. Additionally, marches in Humboldt, California

"I Have to Wash the Cat": Independents Respond to Watching the DNC Debate | Independent Voter News"I Have to Wash the Cat": Independents Respond to Watching the DNC Debate | Independent Voter News

Maine Makes History Again with Ranked Choice Voting. This is why the most committed to unrig the system are forming collaborations like the. National Association of Nonpartisan Reformers. , because no man is an island, and there is no one-size-fits-all