COVID-19 in Virginia

Voter Registration Rebounds


New voter registrations

Voter registration has recovered to historic norms for a presidential election, following a slowdown caused by COVID-19.

Clipboards are out, apps are in

In-person visits to the DMV still account for half of voter registration activity. But voter drive volunteers with clipboards have given way to online apps that steer people to the state's Citizen Portal.

Voter Registrations by Method

Source: Virginia Department of Elections

Sept. 11, 2020