voter registration

Courtesy of Idaho Secretary of State

Idaho legislators are considering several election-related measures this year.

One requires people who register to vote on Election Day to present identification with a photo and current address.

New Citizens Take Oath, Then Register To Vote

Sep 24, 2019
Doug Nadvornick/SPR

Today [Tuesday] is National Voter Registration Day.

Spokane County elections officials were out in the community adding new voters to their records. One of their stops was the federal Post Office, where 28 people became new U.S. citizens.

Changes In Place For Washington Elections

Jul 3, 2019

When the calendar turned from June to July, Spokane County Auditor Vicky Dalton’s job became more complicated.

“Elections in the state of Washington changed extensively on July 1," Dalton said. Her elections' office staff members are rushing to learn and implement new procedures before next month's primary.

Those changes were meant to make registration and voting easier.

Washington Secretary of State

A Washington House committee is considering a bill that would allow people to register to vote and then cast ballots on the same day.

The Senate has already approved it.