Erie lawmaker introduces same-day voter registration bill

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    A woman votes at the Salvation Army in Philadelphia's 7th Council District. (Kevin Cook/for WHYY)

    A woman votes at the Salvation Army in Philadelphia's 7th Council District. (Kevin Cook/for WHYY)

    Turnout in last month’s Pennsylvania Primary Election was a dismal 19.08 percent of registered voters.

    Looking to boost balloting,  state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, D-Erie, has introduced a bill allowing same-day registration to vote.  He laid out the case with NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller.

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