The debate over automatic voter registration in California is a fascinating intersection between the tech industry and civic engagement. And, given my background, I was drawn to the situation that Governor Jerry Brown finds himself in as he contemplates whether or not to enact a bill which will automatically register 7 million eligible California voters. So, I sat down with my team at icitizen and we dug up some relevant data and put together the following infographic.
Regardless of where you stand on the issue, we can all agree that a more educated, informed and empowered voter base will benefit our nation. And as you’ll see, that’s what the icitizen team is tirelessly working towards.