The Supreme Court's Williams-Yulee decision will have little short-term impact on efforts to regulate money in politics. But over the long run, much of the Court's logic with respect to judicial races could also apply to other kinds of elections.
Florida currently has the Electronic Registration at DMVs and Portability components of Voter Registration Modernization in place. Florida also has pre-registration, as well as electronic pollbooks in at least one county.
Online Registration is a key component of Voter Registration Modernization that allows voters to register — and to check and update their registration records — through a secure and accessible online portal.
In light of recent criminal charges against another prominent political leader, New Yorkers need assurances that their elected leaders are appropriately and comprehensively responding to the ongoing ethics scandals in Albany.