How Mississippi is tackling voter roll maintenance


Mississippi Secretary of State Michael Watson has focused on cleaning up his state’s voter rolls. In addition to sending staff from his office to election precincts to ensure election laws are being followed, the state has taken steps to ensure only U.S. citizens are voting in elections and that voter roll information is easily accessible to the public.

He speaks here about Mississippi’s efforts to secure elections and clean up voter rolls, as well as how his office addressed the problem of having more ballots than registered voters in several precincts.

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