Hanmer Quoted in Article about NH Student Voting
A new article publisehd in the New Hampshire Union Leader, the author, Dave Solomon, speaks about the legislative landscape with college students and their eligibility to vote in the state of New Hampshire because of new election laws currently under review by New Hampshire state government.
While Deputy Secretary of State Dave Scanlan is adamant that there would not be much if any change to what is considered "domiciling" in the state, New Hampshire college students are nonetheless concerned that this could effectively disenfranchise them in a key state in national elections.
CAPC Research Director Michael Hanmer is quoted: "A bedrock principle is that states cannot make it more difficult for students than for others to vote, or ask them questions that they would not ask others who are similarly situated,"
Find more information about New Hampshire voter eligibility and the different sides of the debate in the article here