TALLAHASSEE-- All Voting is Local Florida State Director Brad Ashwell issued the following statement in response to Florida officials’ decision to take the state’s online voter registration system offline for maintenance just days before National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday, September 24.
"Florida’s move to a high-tech nationwide compact to ensure accurate voting rolls comes with a golden opportunity to convert 4.2 million eligible Floridians into registered voters. But so far, the state’s only plan to reach these citizens is stuck in the last century: snail mail.
TALLAHASSEE, FL – Brad Ashwell, Florida State Director for All Voting is Local, issued the following statement in response to the signing of CS/SB 7066 by Governor Ron DeSantis.
WASHINGTON--All Voting is Local welcomed Brad Ashwell as Florida State Director. “We are excited to have Brad join the All Voting is Local team as we fight to protect and expand the right to vote in Florida,” said Hannah Fried, All Voting is Local National Campaign Director. “Our work in Florida to improve how elections are run is urgent and we are pleased to have Brad join us as we strive to build a democracy where every voice is heard.”
Voting Rights Groups Urge Florida Secretary of State to Extend Voter Registration Deadline to Oct. 16
TALLAHASSEE—All Voting is Local and a coalition of voting rights groups are calling on Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner to extend today’s voter registration deadline to Oct. 16, as a dangerous Hurricane Michael threatens Florida and glitches to the state’s online registration website that began to be reported Monday prevented voters from registering online.
TALLAHASSEE--All Voting is Local today sent a letter to Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner urging his office to make public its plan for preventing and resolving potential problems with the state’s online voter registration system.