Michigan House OKs Banning Online Absentee Applications, SOS MailingsThe Republican-controlled Michigan House voted Thursday to prohibit digital signatures on absentee ballot applications and to ban unsolicited mailings of applications to voters, advancing more election bills that are unlikely to be signed by the Democratic governor.
SOS Benson Requests Probe Of Possible Access To Voting Equipment In Roscommon CountyMichigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson asked the state's attorney general and state police Thursday to investigate reports her office has received that an unnamed third party was allowed to access vote tabulator components and technology in Roscommon County.
Benson: Secretary Of State Services Improved Online, In-PersonSecretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced that the expansion of online services and updating the system for in-person office visits has greatly improved experience with Secretary of State services. 
Michigan SOS Benson Announces Return Of 'Water-Winter Wonderland' License PlateOfficials said collectors and motorists requested the license plate for years. It was the plate used by the state in 1965 when the National Voting Rights Act became law.
Michigan SOS: Non-Binary Option On Michigan Driver's Licenses, ID Cards Available Beginning Nov. 10Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced Tuesday that residents will be able to select non-binary -- marked with an "X" -- as the sex on their driver's license and state ID cards.
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.