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May 7, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Committee on House Administration Democrats opted to ignore the severe voting impediments that disenfranchise thousands of military personnel overseas, and instead vote on a measure that would provide states federal grants for providing backup paper ballots in emergency situations – something states are already doing.
Apr 28, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – The Committee on House Administration’s Ranking Republican Vern Ehlers, R-Mich., issued the following statement on the United States Supreme Court decision to uphold Indiana’s photo identification requirement:

Apr 24, 2008 Press Release
The Military Voting Protection Act (MVP Act) received another major endorsement from another one of the nation’s largest veteran organizations, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW).
Apr 15, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, the Committee on House Administration, led by Chairman Robert Brady, D-Pa., and Ranking Republican Vernon Ehlers, R-Mich., heard from Representatives, election officials, and voting experts expressing grave concern over the failing military voting procedures.
Apr 14, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, the Military Voting Protection Act (MVP Act) received a major endorsement from the nation’s largest Iraq and Afghanistan veteran organization, Vets for Freedom.
Apr 9, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, the Committee on House Administration, led by Chairman Robert Brady, D-Pa., and Ranking Republican Vernon Ehlers, R-Mich., heard from election officials and experts expressing concern over the dire need for increased voter education and adequate training for poll workers.
Apr 1, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, the Ranking Republican of the Committee on House Administration’s Elections Subcommittee, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., introduced the Military Voting Protection Act of 2008 (MVP Act). The MVP Act, cosponsored by the Committee’s Ranking Republican, Rep. Vern Ehlers, R-Mich., and Rep.
Mar 12, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, the Committee on House Administration’s Subcommittee on Elections called upon officials from the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to answer questions regarding operational challenges and the Commission’s failure to update the Federal Mail Voter Registration Form.
Feb 25, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives, by unanimous consent, passed a resolution to dismiss the contest filed in Florida’s 13th District.
Feb 8, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the three-member Task Force charged with examining the election contest filed in Florida’s 13th District moved to dismiss the contest after receiving the Government Accountability Office (GAO) final report indicating that the electronic voting systems used in Sarasota County functioned properly.

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