3 More States Drop Voter Data-Sharing Collective (ERIC) as Trump Rips ‘Fools Game for Republicans'
Just the News (Natalia Mittelstadt), The Star News Network
Three more red states — Florida, Missouri, and West Virginia — followed Louisiana and
Alabama in withdrawing from a data-sharing partnership that facilitates voter registration and maintenance of voter rolls, citing unmet concerns over protecting voter information and partisan influence at the nonprofit. The latest withdrawals from the Electronic Registration Information Center (ERIC) came after the nonprofit rejected changes proposed by a bipartisan working group of several member states.