- Q: Why is same day voter registration important?
- A: Letting qualified voters register or update their voter registrations on Election Day supports the right to vote.
- Q: Does it work?
- A: Yes. 21 states and the District of Columbia already allow same day voter registration, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. Voters still must show proof of identity, residency, and qualification to vote.
Alternatively, visit whosmy.virginiageneralassembly.gov for your lawmaker’s contact information and then email them a request to support these bills. Let them know you are a constituent, and your address.