voter registration deadline http://apr.org en GOP Advances Plan To Change Registration Deadline http://apr.org/post/gop-advances-plan-change-registration-deadline <P>Republican lawmakers are pushing a plan that would move up the voter registration deadline before each election.</P> <P>Current law allows registration until 10 days before an election. A Republican bill would change the deadline to 17 days. The measure passed a Senate committee Wednesday on a party line vote. It now goes to the full Senate.</P> <P>Republicans say local registrars need more time to prepare accurate voting lists for poll workers to use on election day. Wed, 08 May 2013 21:34:00 +0000 The Associated Press 30002 at http://apr.org GOP Advances Plan To Change Registration Deadline