Research

Webinar: Vote at Home past, present and future

NVAHI Chair Phil Keisling and Executive Director Amber McReynolds describe how we got here, and how we move forward.   An ideal primer on the topic.  

Miami Herald video: Mailed ballots were a problem, and they might be the solution, too.

NVAHI ED Amber McReynolds and other national experts are interviewed in this piece covering Florida’s problems, and how proper use of mailed ballots may help solve them.

In 2022, fewer than 50% of voters will cast their ballot in a traditional polling booth on Election Day

The trend to Vote at Home, plus early-in-person voting, means the “standard” view of voting needs to change.  

What a Year for Vote at Home!

This email (distributed to the NVAHI database) outlines the remarkable VAH progress made across the country in 2018.  With 70 links to original source material, it serves as a valuable reference document, too. 

PEW Research: Vote at Home sees a record 27% of all ballots cast in 2018 midterms

That’s a new US record for ANY election. A full 69% of voters in the West cast their ballots that way vs. just 8% in the Northeast. 

What if 25 million MORE ballots were cast?

That’s the difference between the midterm turnout rate of the voting eligible population (VEP) in the three 100% “Vote at Home” states (CO, OR, WA) using that time-tested, secure way to vote, versus the percentage for the rest of the country.