Georgia’s plan to delay a software update on voting equipment until after the next election has drawn criticism over security concerns.
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Kern county’s mock election features two fictional candidates, testing staff readiness for future real elections with over 229 participants.
Today, voters in Ohio will go to the polls to deliberate on a change to the state’s referendum law.
The growth of small-dollar donations has made races more competitive, as incumbents face challenges from well-funded opponents.
A North Carolina court ruled that courts don’t have the ability to determine if a political map is legal, giving legislators a free pass.
RCV has some theoretical and historically observed flaws, and should be assessed for pros and cons before adoption.
America’s megadonors pump cash into political systems, circumventing finance laws using joint fundraising committees.
AOC, Gaetz & Fitzpatrick introduced the Restoring Faith in Government Act to ban Congress members from trading stocks.
Advocates of ranked-choice voting say it helps women and people of color candidates participate in a more democratic election system.
672 former officials worked for top defense contractors, 91% in lobbying roles, as they receive significant government contracts.