Tag: voting

Senate Democrats propose voter protections to further ‘resistance agenda’
Policy Politics

Senate Democrats propose voter protections to further ‘resistance agenda’

The Senate Democratic Conference presented the second legislative package in their “resistance agenda,” this time to expand voting accessibility and voter rights in New York. The package includes nine pieces of legislation to expand voting rights, including proposals for early voting, easier party enrollment, and modernization of voting methods, as […]

Lawmakers say the #IVoted Bill will encourage voting among young people
Politics

Lawmakers say the #IVoted Bill will encourage voting among young people

Legislation would overturn New York’s prohibition of ballot selfies and help promote voter turnout Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal and State Sen. Brad Hoylman say they will introduce legislation later this month that would legalize ballot selfies in New York. While photographing one’s ballot will still be illegal on November 8, the […]