Micah Kubic, director of the ACLU of Kansas, said same-day voter registration could solve the need for many provisional ballots, along with expanding early voting. He also said same-day registration is likely to boost voter turnout.
We have an opportunity to move closer to that ideal in Wyandotte County, where one in five residents would benefit individually from a proposal to establish a municipal identification card.
“There certainly were problems, including with the voting machines and things like that, but I have no reason to believe that there was orchestrated, or even unorchestrated, mischief,” said Micah Kubic, executive director of the ACLU of Kansas.
A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to pay more than $26,000 in legal fees to the American Civil Liberties Union and a related legal team stemming from the fight over Kansas’ proof-of-citizenship voting law.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas is launching a voter hotline to guard against voting problems. The Election Protection hotline will allow voters to call with questions or any issues they encounter at the polls this election season.
The ACLU of Kansas is launching an election hotline it believes will help safeguard the voting process in light of efforts to restrict voter registration in the state.
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