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NPR: Voter Registration Deadlines Begin Passing This Week

If you want to vote in the November elections and you aren't registered yet—you'd better hurry. The registration deadline in five states is this weekend. By the following weekend, the deadline will have passed in more than half the states.

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David Becker, director of Election Initiatives for Pew, says there's another thing for parties to consider: Almost a third of voters have moved since 2008, and they need to update their registrations.

"That of course is crucial information," says Becker. "[Election officials] don't want to be mailing out sample ballots and other information to the wrong address. It's very important to try to get that information as soon as possible."

Read the full article at npr.org.

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