Fairfax Times | January 17, 2013
By Kali Schumitz
One bill that emerged from that subcommittee with broad bipartisan support would allow people 65 or older to vote absentee.
“After experiencing long lines and record wait times in the last election, this legislation is a commonsense solution that will improve the overall efficiency of the election process while making it easier for Virginia’s senior citizens to have their voices heard,” said Arlington Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Dist. 49), who sponsored one of the versions of this bill.