Same Day Voter Registration Act of 2005On February 1st, Representative Martin Sabo introduced the Same Day Voter Registration Act of 2005. This act requires that all states allow for same day voter registration. In the 1996 and 2000 presidential election, the six same day registration states had a voter turnout of 61% compared to 51% turnout for the other 44 states. Passing this bill will significantly increase voter participation in American democracy.
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There are currently 14 cosponsors. To support this piece of legislation please contact your Congressperson.