#StandIndivisible in El Cerrito, CA-11 represented by @MarkDeSaulnier @SenFeinstein @KamalaHarris
Jun 6, 2018 • 13 tweets • 2 min read
🛑Precinct 590 in El Cerrito, CA is OUT of PAPER BALLOTS.🛑 A line has formed to vote on the touchscreen device (a Ballot Marking Device which saves a BARCODE, not the list of voters' choices, then runs that thru the opscan). Officials were notified of the shortage hours ago.
7:30 pm — mass confusion and a very long line inside the precinct now
Apr 3, 2018 • 9 tweets • 4 min read
✨The CA State Asm Governance Committee is hearing AB 2165, to MAKE ELECTION DAY A HOLIDAY this Wednesday afternoon, Apr 4!✨ #ElectionDayHoliday
California residents may submit a letter of support by faxing the committee at 916-319-3979‼️ #CAleg
In 2014, California had historically low voter turnout — only 42% of registered voters participated in the general election, 25% in the primary. Different reasons are cited for not voting after elections, but one of the most consistent reasons: work or school conflicts.