Strong Ethics Commission, Automatic Voter Registration Are Common Cause NM’s Priorities For 2019 Session

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Strong Ethics Commission, Automatic Voter Registration Are Common Cause NM’s Priorities For 2019 Session

Common Cause New Mexico announced its priorities for the 2019 legislative session.

“We’re focusing on creating the strong, independent ethics commission that 75 percent of voters approved in a constitutional amendment last fall,” Common Cause Executive Director Heather Ferguson said.

 

National Voter Registration Month Produces Over 29K New Mexico Voter Registrations and Updates

Ellections 2018

National Voter Registration Month Produces Over 29K New Mexico Voter Registrations and Updates

2018 General Election Voter Registration Closes on October 9 

SANTA FE – Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver announces that 29,136 New Mexico voters registered or updated their registration during September’s National Voter Registration Month. The total number of registered voters in New Mexico as of September 28, 2018 is 1,250,247. Secretary Toulouse Oliver encourages all eligible voters to use NMvote.org to register to vote or to update their registration before the Tuesday, October 9, 2018 deadline so that they may participate in the upcoming general election.

Voter Registration For General Election Ends Next Week

Ellections 2018

Voter Registration For General Election Ends Next Week

By Arin McKenna

More than 54,000 eligible New Mexico voters remain unregistered.

Tuesday, October 9, is the last day to register to vote in the November 6 general election. In late September, Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver began mailing 54,465 postcards to eligible but unregistered New Mexico voters, encouraging them to register at http://www.sos.state.nm.us/Voter_Information/voter-information-portal.aspx.