Mitchell Brown

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Critics express concerns about new Alabama voter registration database

BY: - October 17, 2023

Election experts continue to express doubts about the viability of the Alabama Voter Integrity Database (AVID) that Alabama Secretary of State Wes Allen established in September. Adam Ambrogi, chief of external affairs at the League of Women Voters of the United States, expressed doubts about the viability of the program at a virtual forum held […]

Alabama Secretary of State Wes Allen delivers his inaugural address during inauguration ceremonies at the Alabama State Capitol on Jan. 16, 2023 in Montgomery, Ala.

Alabama Secretary of State unveils new voter roll management system after ERIC withdrawal

BY: - September 18, 2023

Alabama Secretary of State Wes Allen Monday said the state would launch its own database of registered voters after withdrawing from a national one earlier this year. Allen unveiled the Alabama Voter Integrity Database (AVID) to manage the state‚Äôs registered voter rolls, completing a goal to replace the Electronic Registration Information Center (ERIC) system that […]