An automatic voter registration process is being considered in the Illinois Senate. The measure would eliminate the step of having to register to vote with your local election authority by automatically signing people up when they renew their driver's license.
Senator Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) is sponsoring the bill
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Manar calls this a common sense approach to streamline government, increase voter participation, and make voting a simpler process.