OMB Watch has released a report, How Nonprofits Helped America Vote: 2008, that demonstrates the continued importance of nonprofit voter engagement in the United States.
The report documents the various ways that nonprofit organizations helped to register, inform, mobilize, and protect voters during the 2008 election season. The report details:
- Issues surrounding voting rights
- How nonprofits protected election integrity by recruiting poll workers and helping to implement new voting technologies
- Tactics nonprofits used to get out the vote
- Recommendations and electoral resources for nonprofits to help America vote