Illinois lawmakers implemented emergency measures — including expanded vote by mail, secure drop boxes and more early voting hours — to support safe voting in the November 2020 election. Building on that experience, the Better Government Association has been working with Promote the Vote, a coalition of nonprofits, to urge lawmakers to make some of those changes permanent and to make improvements as needed to assure safety and accessibility in all elections.

The coalition’s statement is shared below. 


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