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Dec 3, 2009 Press Release

Washington - The Ranking Republican on the Committee on House Administration, Rep. Dan Lungren, R-Calif., issued the following statement today after learning about James J. Cornell's decision to resign as House Inspector General:

Nov 18, 2009 Press Release

Washington Secretary of State Sam Reed Expresses Strong Support for Legislation Released by Rep. McCarthy and Rep. Harper to Increase States' Online Voter Registration Services

Nov 5, 2009 Press Release

GOP Members of Elections Subcommittee Release Legislation to Increase States' Online Voter Registration Services Without Compromising Existing Safeguards that Protect Against Fraud

Oct 21, 2009 Press Release

Indiana Secretary of State Expresses Concern Over Legislation Prohibiting States From Implementing Necessary Safeguards to Prevent Vote Fraud; Says Legislation will Weaken Integrity of Nation's Election Process

Oct 8, 2009 Press Release

The Ranking Republican on the Committee on House Administration Applauds House Passage of National Defense Authorization Act; Says Military Voting Provisions Included will Mitigate the Appalling  Disenfranchisement of Military Voters

Jul 30, 2009 Press Release

Legislation Providing for Government Financing of Federal Elections Estimated to Cost American Taxpayers Over $700 Million; Unlikely to Achieve Intended Goals 

Jul 15, 2009 Press Release

Former NASS President Cautions Subcommittee on Elections Against Additional Federal Mandates and Emphasizes Need for State Flexibility to Administer Elections   

Jun 10, 2009 Press Release

Committee on House Administration Takes Up Military Voting Protection (MVP) Act, Introduced by Rep. McCarthy


May 21, 2009 Press Release

WASHINGTON Today, the Committee on House Administration’s Elections Subcommittee held a hearing on the failing efforts to address obstacles currently disenfranchising thousands of military voters, and legislative solutions – specifically, the Military Voting Protection (MVP) Act – that will protect the rights of our troops serving abroad.

May 14, 2009 Press Release

Washington - Today, the Military Voting Protection (MVP) Act of 2009 received a major endorsement from one of the nation’s largest veteran organizations, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW).