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The Ice Bucket Challenge Has Raised More Than $13 Million -- Meanwhile, Medical Research Has Been Cut By Billions

Matthew Segal | Posted 08.18.2014 | Politics
Matthew Segal

While their videos have been unquestionably successful in terms of raising awareness (1.2 million videos uploaded) and funds ($13.3 million contributed) on behalf of an intractable disease, they have overlooked the most important message of all: vote.

The National Voter Registration Act Turns 21!

Elisabeth MacNamara | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics
Elisabeth MacNamara

Our democracy is at its strongest when it includes as many voices as possible. This week, we're celebrating the NVRA for 21 years -- and counting -- of protecting and enhancing the nation's voter registration process, including ensuring a free, fair and accessible electoral system for all eligible voters.

Online Voter Registration: Improving Access to Voting

Elisabeth MacNamara | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics
Elisabeth MacNamara

Secure online voter registration is a crucial, common sense step in modernizing our nation's voting system, and we're committed to making sure it is available to all eligible voters.

National Voter Registration Day: One Day That Sends a Lasting Message

Robert M. Brandon | Posted 11.24.2013 | Politics
Robert M. Brandon

While we may breathe a sigh of relief not to be bombarded with campaign messages, there is one message that should be emphasized no matter what office is on the ballot: registering to vote.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Bruce Rauner

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 11.24.2013 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

What kind of watch does a man as wealthy as Bruce Rauner wear? It's among our Fun Facts for the Chicago venture capitalist-turned-gubernatorial candidate.

Regarding Frank Zappa

Gail Zappa | Posted 01.01.2013 | Politics
Gail Zappa

This is gonna be about exercising your right to vote. And it is going to be about Frank Zappa -- maybe some stuff you didn't know about either subject but might, given the fast approaching Day of Destiny for our next four years, be of interest to you.

To Vote for Your Neighbor Is Not Fraud

Norma Cook Everist | Posted 12.23.2012 | College
Norma Cook Everist

Citizenship is more often taken for granted than examined. It's not just a matter of exercising my own right as a citizen, but being a citizen for the common good, not only for the country, but for the sake of the world.

VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Still Not Registered To Vote? Do It Here!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.22.2012 | San Francisco

Monday is the deadline for voter registration in California, and if the debates have told us anything, this one's going to be a doozy. On the brig...

Voter Registration Deadline Is TODAY!

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 10.22.2012 | Los Angeles

Monday is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 6 presidential election in California. Thanks to a system put in place this year, Californians ...

THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN COLORADO IS TODAY!

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 10.11.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. DENVER– Today is the last day to register to vote in the Centennial state and NewEra Colorado, a yo...

Health Care Matters in This Election

Linda Bergthold | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

I've been reminded of how important it is to remember the personal stories at this point in the election season. Talking heads will pontificate about who won what debate and what poll is really accurate. But there are real consequences to this election.

A Matter of Time: Latino Demographics Present Long Term Problem for GOP

José Fernando López | Posted 12.07.2012 | Latino Voices
José Fernando López

This could be the last federal elections in which the Republican Party has any chance of winning if the GOP cannot find, in the coming years, an appropriate way to attract the Hispanic vote.

Vote to Have Your Say: Register Now

Erik Opsal | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics
Erik Opsal

Everyone's voice does matter. Don't like the job Obama is doing? Let him know. Not happy with Romney's policies? Have your say. if you think you're vote doesn't matter, think again. Voting is not only a right, it's a civic duty.

It's Time To Ask Our Friends And Family For LGBT Equality

Scout, Ph.D. | Posted 12.04.2012 | Gay Voices
Scout, Ph.D.

Long ago I heard a group of national pollsters give their verdict on the most effective strategy to turn out LGBT-supportive voters: People came out to vote for our rights when an LGBT friend or family member personally asked them. So let's ask.

Registration Deadlines Loom

Page Gardner | Posted 11.27.2012 | Impact
Page Gardner

It should be easier, not harder, for qualified Americans to fulfill the promise of an America where everyone counts equally and every voice is heard.

WATCH: Steve Carell Will Punch You If You Don't Vote

Posted 09.26.2012 | Comedy

There are plenty of reasons to vote, but Steve Carell has just given us one that beats them all. And he'll beat you, too, if you don't show up to the ...

Dan Froomkin

National Voter Registration Day: The Time To Register Is Now

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Haven't registered to vote? Do it now. Haven't gotten around to updating your voter registration? Do it now. Aren't absolutely s...

SO EASY: Register To Vote Online!

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.19.2012 | Los Angeles

While some states are making voting more difficult with voter ID laws, California has just made voting easier than ever. With only about a month un...

Get Your Voter Mojo Working

David Orr | Posted 11.14.2012 | Chicago
David Orr

With the conventions behind us and campaigns in high gear, the election season is officially here. And now, for the first time in a presidential election, Illinois voters have a choice of three ways to vote: by mail, during early voting or on Election Day.

Register To Vote At 35K Feet

Posted 08.17.2012 | Travel

In the olden days, registering to vote could be a bore. It typically involved the lackluster tasks of waiting at the DMV with a voter registration for...

Janell Ross

High-Tech NM Electronic Voter Registration Drive vs. Voter ID Policy

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 05.03.2012 | Latino Voices

As both the Republican and Democratic parties clamor to claim a larger share of the Latino electorate this year, electronic voter registration has eme...

Now's The Time to E-mail Them.... This Means You!

Peter Samuelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Samuelson

This is a perfect moment to contact a friend and say "Hello, how are you, how's it going in Passaic or Boulder or Dover or Bloomington et cetera, and by the way, are you registered to vote yet?"

Michelle Obama: Make Our Voices Heard

MOMocrats | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
MOMocrats

Registering to vote is absolutely crucial. Because there is so much at stake in this election, and the choice we make on November 4th will decide so many issues that shape our lives and impact our families.