LANSING – A Detroit senator says it should be easier for military and overseas citizens to vote in November after 150 voters received absentee ballots late for the August primaries.
But there’s virtually no chance the law will be changed in time for this year’s election.
Sen. Coleman Young II, D-Detroit, said he was upset when 70 city and township clerks missed state and federal deadlines to provide military and overseas voters with their absentee ballots in time for the August primaries.
Young’s bill would allow overseas military and voters to electronically submit their absentee ballots. Continue reading →