Common Cause wants to

Pass Automatic Voter Registration nationwide

Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) would help to ensure that every eligible American has a voice in our democracy.

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Big win for AVR in New York!

New York Senate passes automatic voter registration bill

The bill, sponsored by state Sen. Michael Gianaris, would create a system of automatic voter registration when a person submits an application to the Department of Health or the Department of Motor Vehicles. "At a time in our country when voting rights are under assault, New York must live up to its potential as a progressive leader. Access to…Read More