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Zev Yaroslavsky
Monday is final day to register to vote; registration efforts in high gear
Monday is final day to register to vote; registration efforts in high gear

Monday is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 4 election, and activists have been working hard to sign people up. Voter participation typically drops when there is no presidential contest on the ballot. But there are several close races for Congress and the Legislature in California, and whichever party does the better job of getting its voters to the polls is likely to determine the outcomes in those contests — as well as whether the dominant Democrats regain their full legislative supermajority. Also on the ballot are all of California's statewide offices and six ballot measures, including a $7.5-billion bond proposal to pay for an update of the state's massive...

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