Nineteen states and Washington, D.C. already have automatic voter registration.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — State Rep. Ed Gainey wants to automate voter registration.

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Rep. Gainey is behind a bill that would automatically register people who use services in the departments of Human Services, Transportation or Military and Veteran Affairs. Nineteen states and Washington, D.C. already have automatic voter registration.