Voting Registration: A system designed to reduce voter fraud by limiting voting to those who have established eligibility to vote by submitting the proper documents, including proof of residency.
Voting registration was instituded in the late 1900’s. This is a recent reform which ruduces the number of voters. Other democracies in the world have automatic registration.
Motor Voter bill (1993) was made to increase voter turnout. This makes states require those who get a drivers liscense, register to vote.
1. Mobilizing the “base” most loyal of voters
2. Mobilizing supportsr.