Proposed laws in Trenton would ensure fair deployment of ballot drop boxes and prevent voter suppression in the coming elections.
For the People Act, also known as House Resolution 1 (H.R. 1), proposes the largest overhaul of U.S. election law since the enactment of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
“The voters have spoken. Our election officials have spoken. The courts have spoken and the Electoral College has spoken,” declared Murphy. “They just can’t accept that their guy lost decisively.”
U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell is demanding to know why the General Services Administration (GSA) has yet to acknowledge the results of the 2020 Presidential Election
The biggest story in North Jersey politics could be developing where two Democrats lead in the 25th Legislative District special election.
Gov. Phil Murphy joined 11 other U.S. governors to condemn threats to the democratic process and recent reports of efforts designed to circumvent the election results.
State Sen. Kristin Corrado called for more transparency in the 2020 election process across the Garden State following the discovery of 6,535 mail-in ballots that were incorrectly postmarked.
Rep. Mikie Sherrill applauded passage of the Election Technology Research Act by the House of Representatives Sept. 16, arguing the bipartisan bill was passed at a time when it is desperately needed.
Republicans across the state pressed Gov. Phil Murphy on his decision to pivot to only voting by mail in the Garden State, arguing there was no reason to ban in-person voting for those who wished to.
New Jersey is now one of nine states that will provide universal mail-in voting in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which means ballots will be automatically mailed to all registered voters.
North Jersey Republican lawmakers are leading the charge against Gov. Phil Murphy’s newly-unveiled plan to allow voters to cast ballots by mail.
The latest Monmouth University Poll, which found Joe Biden held a 12 point lead in the president race slated for November.
A bill introduced by State Sen. Paul Sarlo was approved by the Senate Budget Committee to rectify the “documented failure” of the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) ability to deliver mail-in ballots on time for the May municipal elections.
New Jersey will enter the next phase of its economic reopening beginning in two weeks.