Category: VoteRiders News

"Do I need a REAL ID to vote?"

“Do I need a REAL ID to vote?”

A REAL ID is not required to vote in any state. However, in some states voters who want to renew or obtain a state photo ID or driver's license (for voting or another purpose) have no choice but to go through the REAL ID process. VoteRiders is tracking the rollout of REAL ID acr ...

VoteRiders now on the ground in Georgia!

VoteRiders now on the ground in Georgia!

At VoteRiders, we are focused on one goal: guaranteeing as many voters as possible have the confidence and identification they need to vote. Our next step toward that goal is expanding into Georgia. We are thrilled to introduce our Georgia Vot ...

VoteRiders 101

VoteRiders 101

Since 2012, VoteRiders has been working on the ground in communities across the United States. Our mission: to ensure that every eligible voter has the identification and information they need to vote with confidence. Our new "VoteRiders 101" slide deck explains the severity of ...

The REAL Myths about voter ID: VoteRiders’ view from the trenches

The REAL Myths about voter ID: VoteRiders’ view from the trenches

In February a working paper concluding that voter ID laws had almost no effect on voter turnout (or voter fraud) gained national attention. VoteRiders has a very different view based on seven years of working directly with voters on a nonpartisan basis, helping them to understand ...

Steven's Voter ID Story

Steven’s Voter ID Story

January 2019 - CENTRAL FLORIDA -  Steven is a veteran of the United States Army from Seminole County, Florida. He met our Florida Coordinator, Jazlyn Gallego, at a Goodwill Job Fair. Steven approached Jazlyn to ask if he was now able to vote without his felony history b ...

Our Voter ID Vision for 2020

Our Voter ID Vision for 2020

What would it take to make sure every eligible voter has the ID - and information - they need to vote with confidence in 2020? We have a vision for how to make it happen, and we'd be honored to have you join us (as a donor, volunteer or partner organization!) in making it a ...

Our 5 Favorite Voter ID Moments of 2018

Our 5 Favorite Voter ID Moments of 2018

What were YOUR favorite voting-related memories of 2018? As we count down the hours to 2019, here are the top five memories chosen by our fantastic VoteRiders staff: Introducing VoteRiders voter ID programs to a powerhouse group of 400 leaders from 126 chapters of D ...

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