Myrie holds hearing on early voting

December 05, 2019

Originally published in Caribbean Life on December 05, 2019.

Brooklyn Sen. Zellnor Y. Myrie, chair of the State Senate Elections Committee, and Assembly Member Charles Lavine, Assembly Elections Chair, recently held a public hearing on the implementation of the state’s first ever period of early voting.

“Testimony in this hearing made clear that our first ever implementation of early voting was largely a success, and the local boards of elections deserve to be commended for getting it done, particularly under the tight timeline,” said Myrie, who represents the 20th Senatorial District. “Early voting was so successful that the general sentiment on what could be better is, in a word — more.

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