Arizona Articles:
April 11th 2009
Reviving the Motor Voter Law
The New York Times

The New York Times Editorial Board urges the Justice Department to enforce "motor voter" and asks Congress to enact universal voter registration.

January 31st 2009
Wash. considers online voting for overseas voters
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Washington's Secretary of State Sam Reed is proposing an on-line voting system for overseas voters. Washington and Arizona currently allow on-line voter registration.

September 18th 2008
High Turnout, New Procedures May Mean an Election Day Mess
The Washington Post

Front page article in the Washington Post quotes FairVote program director David Moon about readiness for the November election.

July 21st 2008
Voters decide Sept. 2 on Ranked Choice Voting
Glendale Star

News article on campaign for instant runoff voting in Glendale, AZ.

June 17th 2008
Secretary of State not happy with county
Vail Sun Newspaper

The Vail Sun reports, Arizona's Secretary of State believes Pima County's implementation of a new election procedures could be problematic.

May 28th 2008
Instant runoff election is true to democracy
Arizona Daily Star

Commentary makes case for proposed ballot measure to implement instant runoff voting for Tucson elections.

May 28th 2008
Ranked-choice voting could be the answer
Arizona Republic

Editorial blog suggests instant runoff voting deserves serious consideration for local elections in Arizona.

May 28th 2008
Instant runoff election is true to democracy
Arizona Daily Star

The voter advocate Jim Sinex explains why IRV would allow fair elections to take place in the city of Tucson (AZ).

May 21st 2008
Ranked Choice Voting good option for a city election
Arizona Republic

Commentary by Arizona State University professor Dave Wells suggests instant runoff voting for Tempe elections.

May 7th 2008
Secretary of State stops in East Tawas
Iosco County News-Herald

Iosco County News-Herald reports Michigan's Secretary of State will begin a new enhanced driver's license this fall

May 5th 2008
Summer campaign guide
New York Times Upfront

FairVote's Adam Fogel discusses the surge in youth voter turnout in the presidential primaries.

May 1st 2008
Constitutional amendment allowing 17 year-olds to vote going on the ballot
NorwalkPlus.com

The Connecticut Legislature unanimously passed a constitutional amendment allowing 17-year-old primary voting. The issue will be on the ballot in November.

April 27th 2008
Public should be able to see election records
Arizona Daily Star

Arizona Daily Star editorial board writes, technology shouldn't negate the people's right to check and ensure a fair election process.

April 10th 2008
Veterans Department Creates Roadblocks to Voter Registration for Injured Vets
AlterNet

Veterans, who put their lives on the line to defend the right to vote, can't register to vote because of roadblocks created by the Veterans Department.

April 10th 2008
Improve Poll Worker Training and Get More Machines, Voting Rights Groups Tell Congress
Black America Web.com

Famous morning talk show personality, Tom Joyner, along with other voting advocates, urges Congress to mandate more training for poll workers and set a national voting standard.