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Vermont Sets An Example for Bipartisan Vote-By-Mail Expansion | Independent Voter NewsVermont Sets An Example for Bipartisan Vote-By-Mail Expansion | Independent Voter News

Vermont Sets An Example for Bipartisan Vote-By-Mail Expansion. June 9, 2021. Editor's Note: This article. originally appeared. in The Fulcrum and has been republished with permission from the publisher.

Will New England States Bolster Ranked Choice Voting in 2019? | Independent Voter NewsWill New England States Bolster Ranked Choice Voting in 2019? | Independent Voter News

- New legislation is slated to be introduced in the Vermont legislature that would implement ranked choice voting for the state's elections.

INCREDIBLE: Third Party, Independent Representation Up 40% Since 2014 | Independent Voter NewsINCREDIBLE: Third Party, Independent Representation Up 40% Since 2014 | Independent Voter News

Vermont. Vermont has demonstrated the most longevity and stability with independents. The full group is seven strong currently (this includes one GOP defector), up from three after the 2010 elections.

3 More States Expand Access to Absentee Voting | Independent Voter News3 More States Expand Access to Absentee Voting | Independent Voter News

Vermont joined the handful of states that have decided to send return-by-mail ballots to all voters for the general election. And Connecticut's plans to open mail voting to everyone in next month's primary survived a GOP lawsuit.

10 States Where Party Planners Can Host (and Avoid) Representative Primaries | Independent Voter News10 States Where Party Planners Can Host (and Avoid) Representative Primaries | Independent Voter News

And Vermont, the home state of Democratic front-runner Bernie Sanders, should have minimal influence over the process because its makeup is least similar to the entire United States — meaning the results from that state would be hardly at all predictive of

Fact Check: Can Mail-In Ballots Be Sent to the Wrong Address? | Independent Voter NewsFact Check: Can Mail-In Ballots Be Sent to the Wrong Address? | Independent Voter News

But now California, Nevada and Vermont will also automatically send ballots to registered voters, while still having in-person options.

19 States Where It Is Never Too Late to Register to Vote | Independent Voter News19 States Where It Is Never Too Late to Register to Vote | Independent Voter News

Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, Vermont and Washington. Another regularly blue state, New Mexico, will institute same-day registration starting next year.

California Permanently Adopts Universal Vote-by-Mail, But Ignores Bigger Voting Rights Problem | Independent Voter NewsCalifornia Permanently Adopts Universal Vote-by-Mail, But Ignores Bigger Voting Rights Problem | Independent Voter News

Other states include Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Utah, Hawaii, Nevada, and Vermont.

New Jersey The First State to Reverse COVID-Inspired Swith to Vote-by-Mail | Independent Voter NewsNew Jersey The First State to Reverse COVID-Inspired Swith to Vote-by-Mail | Independent Voter News

Similar turnout boosts marked the 2020 elections in the other five places that for the first time sent all registered voters an absentee ballot: California, Nevada, Vermont, almost all of Montana and Washington, D.C.

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

implement changes is dwindling, fewer than 14 weeks, so the time seems ripe to look at the broad array of significant changes already locked down in these 24 states: In the most populous state, California. (39.5 million), and the second-least populous state, Vermont