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Why should you register to vote?

Why should you register to vote?

Joseph Hernandez, Junior Copyeditor

September 18, 2020

At VoteTexas.gov, you can check if you already are registered to vote and where. Per VoteTexas, you can register to vote if...: “You are a United States citizen You are a resident of the county where you submit the application;  You are at least 17 years and 10 months old, and yo...

National Voter Registration Day

Julian Castro speaking at National Voter Registration event hosted by MOVE Texas.
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Ben Shirani

October 3, 2018

The San Antonio-based 501(c)(4) organization MOVE Texas, which stands for Mobilize, Organize, Vote and Empower, clocked in on college campuses around San Antonio on Tuesday, September 25 to help students register to vote on National Voter Registration Day (NVRD). This was the sixth annual NVRD. “National...

Reachout for Turnout

MOVE SA celebrating their registering of 1,508 people on NVRD. Ben Shirani, The Paisano.

Heather Montoya

October 4, 2017

On Sept. 26, 2017, MOVE SA went to college and high school campuses in San Antonio to register students to vote in honor of National Voter Registration Day (NVRD). After spending the day registering students to vote, MOVE SA held an after party at Pita Pit. “Tonight is a celebration of all the vol...

National Voter Registration Day hits UTSA

Graphic by Tristan Ipock

Adriene Goodwin

September 28, 2016

There are seven more weeks until Election Day. Despite the ever-growing election fatigue, various efforts across the state and at UTSA are striving to build a bridge between constituents and political participation. The Rowdy Vote Coalition, a self-described “voter-participation coalition including...