Last week, voters overwhelmingly ( 67 to 33 percent ) voted yes on Proposal 3, the proposal to amend Article II, section 4 of the Michigan Constitution. The proposal allows a citizen who is qualified to vote in Michigan to
become automatically registered to vote when applying for, updating, or renewing a driver’s license or state-issued personal identification card, unless the person declines,
simultaneously register to vote with proof of residency and obtain a ballot during the two-week period before an election, up to and including Election Day,
obtain an absentee voter ballot without providing a reason, and
cast a straight-ticket vote for ...