Obama Creates Panel To Recommend State Election Law ChangesSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 03/28/2013 - 20:38
Obama Creates Panel To Recommend State Election Law Changes
Neil Munro | White House Correspondent
March 28, 2013 | 6:45PM ET
The White House announced Thursday the formation of a nine-seat Presidential Commission on Election Administration tasked with recommending changes to states’ election laws by the end of September.
“The Commission shall identify best practices and otherwise make recommendations to promote the efficient administration of elections in order to ensure that all eligible voters have the opportunity to cast their ballots without undue delay, and to improve the experience of voters facing other obstacles,” said Obama’s executive order, issued March 28.