Voter registration

A man casts his ballot on Election Day. (Darren Hauck/Getty Images)

Bill Would Let 16-Year-Old Californians Pre-Register To Vote

California would let 16-year-olds pre-register to vote under a bill approved by the state Senate, although they still would have to wait until age 18 to cast their first ballot.


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Bill Proposed To Allow California Teens To Pre-Register To Vote

A California state senator introduced a bill on Thursday that would 15-year-olds to pre-register to vote.


JayDanny Cooper urges Alabama residents to vote in the primary along the side of a highway March 13, 2012 in Birmingham, Alabama.

California Voter Numbers Hit Record Amid GOP Decline

California has reached an all-time high of 18.2 million registered voters while the number of registered Republicans has fallen below 30 percent, signaling a worrisome decline for the state’s minority party.


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Huge Voter Turnout Expected In California For General Election

Although the final tally is not in, the Secretary of State’s office expects record numbers in terms of voter registration.


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Monday Is Deadline For California Voter Registration

Monday is the deadline to register to vote in next month’s presidential election, according to state election officials.


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California May Soon Allow Election Day Voter Registration

Californians could register to vote any time, including on Election Day, under a bill approved by the state Senate.


Attendees at the California GOP Convention in Burlingame, February 26, 2012. (CBS)

California Republicans Seek Momentum From Burlingame Convention

Republican delegates wrapped up their state convention in Burlingame over the weekend by approving a conservative party platform – one which the GOP hopes will broaden its appeal in the face of declining voter-registration numbers in California.


Parties See Slight Registration Boost In California

Voter registration efforts in California appear to have paid off, with both parties seeing a boost over the past five months, according to figures released Friday.

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Registration Deadline Nears For Would-Be California Voters

Across the Bay Area, like in so many other communities around California, an aggressive effort was launched to encourage adults to register to vote.