Online voter registration has been available in various forms since 1996, and many sites still look and feel like they were designed then. As of 2020, there are 40 states that let voters register online, and a single national print form that works in (almost) all the others.¹

But after registering, if you want to vote by mail you need to request an absentee ballot through a byzantine process. You have to go to your local election official’s website, find the form on their website, download it, print it, fill it out by hand, and then sign and mail it…

Josh Levinger

Building open source movement technology @crush2020_ and @SpacedogXYZ. MIT alum, Green Mountain born, Californian now. GIFs are the highest form of flattery.

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