The country’s election administrators and policymakers must continue to focus on the security and accuracy of the nation’s voter registration infrastructure.
This year, perhaps more than ever before, it will be important to have the voting public well informed about how the electoral process works.
Data will help to diagnose the causes of long lines, predict where they may happen in advance of elections, and develop tools to allocate resources to the precincts most in need.
The new system, which will allow customers to register to vote while at the DMV, will bring significant cost savings and accuracy to the registration process.
Starbucks, Marriott International, the Boys and Girls Clubs of America, and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce join BPC in launching the effort.
During his victory speech in 2012, President Obama noted the millions of American voters who were forced to wait to vote for extended periods of time.