Category Archives: register to vote online

Meet the newest member of our team: Daisy!

Name: Daisy Quiñonez What high school did you go to: David Douglas HS, in East Portland ~ Go scotsmen! Favorite democracy memory: Standing 3+ hours waiting to see President Obama at a the Convention Center when I was in high … Continue reading

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Automatic Voter Registration is SERIOUSLY Working for Young People

Oregon Automatic Registrants Ballot Returns Are Outpacing Their Peers PORTLAND – This January, Oregon launched our nation’s first automatic voter registration system. Since then, the program has registered 51,558* new registrants. On average, 808* eligible Oregonians register every day  through … Continue reading

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#OrMotorVoter continued.

MSNBC had an incredible story featuring Oregon Motor Voter. One of our favorite lines from all the stories: Automatic voter registration isn’t the sexiest way to start a political revolution, but it may be the most effective.  

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Last minute things you need to know before you turn in your ballot…

It’s too late to turn in your ballot by mail. You have to drop it off at a drop box location. You can find out where your closest drop box location is here. We have a voter guide!  If you … Continue reading

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#OrMotorVoter

We have a lot of exciting stories to share around Oregon Motor Voter! Author of Give us the Ballot, Ari Berman, posted a blog story. Center for American Progress released a report showing the success of Automatic Voter Registration. OPB is … Continue reading

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Don’t know who to vote for?

We’ve got you covered. We’ve got a resource guide for you! Here is it: portlandvoterguide.org Got questions? Contact us at info@busproject.org  

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Did you miss America’s Next Top Candidate Forum?

Don’t worry. We got you covered. You can watch the Secretary of State candidates here. It was a hugely successful event. We do wanna say HUGE thanks to all the candidates who made this a priority. We also wanted to say … Continue reading

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Vote by mail. Nationally.

Today, The Oregon Bus Project joined Senator Ron Wyden and Governor Brown in the State’s Capitol to discuss barriers to the ballot. We’re proud of the leadership, legacy, and continued determination of our leaders in Oregon to fight for access … Continue reading

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America’s Next Top Candidates

Listen, we’re not mad at Jules Bailey for pulling out of Portland’s only youth-focused candidate forum. We’re just disappointed. It’s disappointing when somebody running for office decides that young voters are a lower priority than taking the night off. We … Continue reading

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Nathan Howard actually did it.

Our team is fierce. Our team is committed. Our team is dedicated. We take challenges very seriously. Thanks for your support. Many of you stepped up and gave during our competition and we love you. We appreciate you. And we … Continue reading

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