Category: Press Releases

Absentee Voting
Post

Absentee Voting

Before this year, you could only vote absentee if you had a specific reason you could not vote in person. Now, anyone can vote absentee. Learn about absentee voting.

Virginia Accessible Voting Information from the National Federation of the Blind of Virginia (NFBV)
Post

Virginia Accessible Voting Information from the National Federation of the Blind of Virginia (NFBV)

National Federation of the Blind of Virginia Accessible Voting for Blind Virginians Disclaimer: The information in this document is correct to the best of our knowledge.  However, we believe that aspects of the Virginia accessible voting consent decree are still being finalized. The purpose of this document is to give you important information regarding accessible...

Coalition of Disability Groups Demand Access to Virginia’s Inaccessible Absentee Voting
Post

Coalition of Disability Groups Demand Access to Virginia’s Inaccessible Absentee Voting

The Commonwealth’s current absentee voting discriminates against voters who cannot mark a paper ballot due to print disabilities, including blindness. Instead of voting absentee like other Virginia citizens, these voters must reveal their choices to another person and hope that person correctly records their absentee vote or risk COVID-19 infection by travelling to the polls to vote in person.