Secretary of State says Michigan ready for online registration, no reason absentee voting

Jul 17, 2013
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Michigan law currently requires voters to give a "valid excuse" to get an absentee ballot

Source: Mlive

LANSING, MI -- If the legislature is willing, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson says Michigan is ready for online registration and no-reason absentee voting. Johnson, who joined MLive Media Group for a live chat Tuesday in our downtown Lansing hub, said that existing technology and security measures within her office could allow for expanded voter access without jeopardizing election integrity.

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