Michigan Secretary Of State Extends License Branch HoursMichigan will extend the hours of operation for drivers' licenses and vehicle registrations in an effort to shorten lines at branch offices, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said Wednesday.
Benson Announces Secretary Of State Offices Will Add 350K Appointment Slots Through Sept. 30Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced on Tuesday that her offices are adding an additional 350,000 appointment slots through Sept. 30.
SOS Jocelyn Benson Defends Appointment System Amid Legislative ScrutinySecretary of State Jocelyn Benson is defending her decision to stick with appointment-only visits to branch offices after the coronavirus pandemic, amid pushback from lawmakers who say people should again be able to go without an appointment.
Benson: Appointment-Only Visits To Secretary Of State Here To StayMichigan residents who visit secretary of state offices will always need an appointment, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said Thursday, making permanent a change that was made to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Benson: Michigan Voting Bills More Restrictive Than GeorgiaMichigan’s top election official on Thursday blasted Republican-backed voting bills that are pending in the Legislature, calling them an “un-American” affront to voters and saying some would be more restrictive than a controversial new law in Georgia.
SOS Jocelyn Benson Pushes To Make Voting EasierMichigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said in a call with media that she’s looking to keep that momentum going and make it easier to vote.
SOS Benson Says She Will Not Appear In House Oversight Committee HearingMichigan's Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson says she will not testify in a house oversight committee hearing.
Bureau Of Elections To Complete Statewide Audit By Mid-JanuaryMichigan's Bureau of Elections will conduct an audit of the state's election results.
Michigan SOS Plans To Intervene In Atrium County Voter Fraud LawsuitMichigan's Secretary of State is preparing to intervene in a voter fraud lawsuit filed in Atrium County.
Michigan Secretary Of State Speaks Out On Threats, Acts Of IntimidationSecretary Benson is speaking out about the encounter and says threats and acts of intimidation won’t change the outcome of the election.
Here's Why Over 15K Absentee Ballots Were Rejected In Michigan During The Nov. 3 ElectionMichigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said more than 15,000 absentee ballots were rejected during the Nov. 3 election.
Michigan GOP Backtracks After Blocking Vote CertificationA bipartisan panel in Michigan's largest county unanimously certified its presidential results on Tuesday night, a stunning reversal hours after Republicans had temporarily blocked certification based on dubious claims of voting irregularities in Detroit.
Secretary Benson: Michigan’s Count Can Be TrustedOver five million votes were cast in Michigan. Roughly three million were absentee and as the tallies pour in from Michigan’s 83 counties, Secretary Jocelyn Benson says every vote is valid and accurate.
Election Officials Project Detroit Voter Turnout Highest In More Than 20 YearsElection officials said Tuesday night voter turnout in Detroit is projected to be the highest it's been in more than 20 years
A Look At In-Person Voting, Michigan S.O.S Talks Detroit TurnoutDuring Benson's stop she announced that 3.1 million people voted absentee in the state as of Tuesday morning but that number is expected to soar during exit counts.