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Voting records now update after Post Office address change

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Rosemount, 55024
Rosemount Minnesota P.O. Box 192 / 312 Oak St. 55024

A just-signed law allows Minnesotans' voting addresses to change when they tell the U.S. Postal Service they are moving.

"In the last presidential election, approximately 580,000 Minnesotans registered on Election Day - more than half of whom simply needed to update their address information," Secretary of State Mark Ritchie said.

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"Under the new system, those that changed their address with the Postal Service since the last election will already have their information updated.

At a time when local governments continue to have their funding cut, this legislation will save money and make voting faster and easier."

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