CA Secretary of State Alex Padilla's plan to get more people to the polls

By A Martinez, Austin Cross, and Lori Galaretta

KPCC

Voter turnout rates across the state of California are some of the lowest in our history. In 2014, just 31 percent of eligible California voters actually cast a ballot. The numbers are even lower for young voters, and people of color. As November approaches, state officials are hoping some new approaches might lure more of the state's 18 million registered voters to the polls. California Secretary of State Alex Padilla is the author of a bill that -- if passed -- could streamline the voting process in the state by 2018. Read full article.

 

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