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WATCH: Legislation would increase capacity at Secretary of State branches

Michigan Sec. of State offices hampered by computer issue
Posted at 3:17 PM, Jun 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-01 15:17:58-04

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson discussed on Tuesday afternoon new legislation that would expand the capacity of SOS branch offices.

It comes amid concerns after Benson announced the branches would stick to the appointment-only structure adopted during the pandemic, with some saying it takes months to get an appointment.

READ MORE: People pushing back against appointment-only structure at Michigan Secretary of State branches

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Watch the press conference here:

Elle Meyers

Elle Meyers

6:12 PM, Apr 12, 2021

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Elle Meyers