Oregon: State expects to automatically register more than 200,000 new voters ahead of November election | The Oregonian
Oregon is on track to sign up more than 200,000 new voters in the first seven months of the state’s automatic voter registration system, the Secretary of State announced Friday. Most of those voters — approximately 120,000 — will be registered through the second phase of the program, in which the Secretary of State’s office identified eligible voters who visited the DMV in 2014 and 2015. County clerks are now registering those people to vote. Under the first phase of the law, the Secretary of State’s office and county clerks were already registering people who visited the DMV this year on a rolling basis.Full Article: Oregon expects to automatically register more than 200,000 new voters ahead of November election | OregonLive.com.