August 2018

Amber McReynolds’ electionlineWeekly “Exit Interview”

Last Friday, Denver’s Amber McReynolds announced that she’ll be stepping down to lead the National Vote at Home Institute and Coalition … and because Amber always moves fast, electionlineWeekly’s Mindy Moretti made sure to grab her for the newsletter’s latest “exit interview”.

Tammy Patrick’s 8 Tips for Media Coverage of Election Administration

Electiongeek extraordinaire Tammy Patrick – now a senior advisor to the Democracy Fund – recently gave a talk at Harvard for journalists with tips for covering election administration. As you’d expect, she has some excellent tips – especially the link to resources (including election officials) and the reminder that voting doesn’t begin or end on Election Day.

Massachusetts Poised to Enact AVR, Join ERIC

Massachusetts has enacted a bill – with large, bipartisan majorities – that would make it the latest state to allow automatic voter registration and also clear the way for the Bay State to join ERIC.