Voter Amendment Flyers
The League of Women Voters created a chart that shows that MN Constitutional Amendment to Restrict Voting Rights does far more than the question that will be on the ballot reveals. Read through the chart for an explanation of the consequences of the Amendment.
This is a full page two sided handout for forums and other events related to the Voter Amendment. On the first page is documented MN's leadership in having an election system which comes closer to the one person one vote ideal of democracy. The handout explains the main things that Minnesota does to achieve this goal. On the back is an explanation of how the amendment would change Minnesota from the state that has minimized obstacles to voting to the state that has the greatest barriers to voting. Also covered is the role of the American Legislative Exchange Council in crafting the model legislation for bills and amendments that suppress voting in the U.S.Download the handout.
The League of Women Voters MN created a half page flyer giving the main effects of the Elections Amendment on MN Voters. They include a new system of provisional voting, the end of same day registration, restrictions on absentee voting, and strict photo ID requirements. Download the flyer.
Minnesota has a top of the line centralized database for voter registration. The voter registration database is continually updated from information from the Social Security, Driver and Vehicle, Postal Change of Address, list of felons who have not had their voting rights reinstated, and list of residents who are not citizens. See the details by downloading the factsheet on MN's election system from the Secretary of State: Safeguards in Minnesota's Election System.