Registering to vote is today's hottest trend — just ask the masses of celebs taking to social media to ask fans to register on National Voter Registration Day. Millions of Americans are unable to vote each year because they miss the deadline, don't update their registration, or simply don't know how to register. The eighth annual national holiday aims to cut that number way back. The quick way to do so? Enlist the celebs.
Celebrities can have a serious, undeniable impact on the political climate. Before last year's midterms, Taylor Swift, who recently rebranded with a public political agenda, caused mass voter registration after posting a CTA, with 65,000 registrations in a 24-hour period. In July, Ariana Grande broke voter registration records on her Sweetener tour after partnering with the non-profit HeadCount. HeadCount has also raked in the support from other fan faves like Billie Eilish, King Princess, Blac Chyna, and more.
Have you moved? Gotten married? Turned 18? Or just ready to make your voice heard? Well, today is… https://t.co/DJdPcfWgcV— Tracee Ellis Ross (@Tracee Ellis Ross) 1569335704.0
As explained in the graphic shared by Tracee Ellis Ross, you probably need to register if you've moved, changed your name, or just turned 18. If you're not sure if your registration is up to date, text "CHECK" to 504-09 to find out.
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Scroll to see more of the celebs who are using their platforms to ask fans to register to vote.
📲 IG | Taylor Swift via Instagram story — “HEY! September 24 is National Voter Registration Day!” 🇺🇸 Register to v… https://t.co/r09XU3RAb2— Taylor Swift News (@Taylor Swift News) 1569272488.0
Tampa and Miami stop by the #LetMyPeopleVote tents at the Legendary Nights tour today and tomorrow #NationalVoterRegistrationDay— Meek Mill (@Meek Mill) 1569283167.0
Today's #NationalVoterRegistrationDay & y'all better get your vote on! Register w/ @HeadCountOrg on… https://t.co/cBd6052X3Z— Panic! At The Disco (@Panic! At The Disco) 1569339146.0
Hey! America! National Voter Registration Day is TODAY. So, register you and a friend and a family member, and a… https://t.co/q13EOrEcPJ— Tom Hanks (@Tom Hanks) 1569344764.0
Be a good friend and make sure your friends are registered to vote. I’m starting with @AndyLassner. Tag your friend… https://t.co/wZgkSF5r6k— Ellen DeGeneres (@Ellen DeGeneres) 1569347650.0
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