Secretary of State
SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 - In the inaugural episode, Benson welcomed bill sponsors Senator Jeremy Moss, Representative Vanessa Guerra and Representative Yousef Rabhi for a discussion of several legislative changes that are needed to better position the state of Michigan to successfully meet the challenges of an election that is expected to set records for turnout and absentee ballots cast.
September 16, 2020 - Secretary Benson welcomed Attorney General Dana Nessel for the second episode in the "Ready for November" Interview Series this week. The two talked about a partnership they have in place to educate voters and protect them from misinformation as the Nov. 3 general election approaches.
September 25, 2020 - Secretary Benson talked about the state's Qualified Voter File and other election security issues with elections expert David Becker in the third episode of the Ready for November interview series.
October 2, 2020 – Secretary Benson Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson interviews Ottawa County Clerk Justin Roebuck, a member of Michigan’s Election Modernization Advisory Committee, in the fourth episode of Ready for November, a video series Benson’s office launched this month to inform voters ahead of the Nov. 3 general election.