Relating to election admin in the course of 2020 elections, MIT’s Election Performance Index shows improvement across the board.
Voter Access articles on Democracy Chronicles
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States that mailed a ballot to every registered voter in 2020’s presidential election saw voter turnout increase by an average of 5.6%.
Robert Kagan is a foreign policy expert who turned his focus to the US last fall in a column titled “Our Constitutional Crisis Is Already Here”.
Don Natzke, blind since 12, now a senior citizen, hopes for a better understanding of the hurdles people with disabilities often face.
Voters had several challenges voting in the 2022 primary. They included shortages of election workers? Experts cited several reasons.
The Republicans have fashioned an argument all but unprecedented in two centuries of election-related litigation in the United States.
Despite extremely rare voter crime or fraud, the law would make Florida one of the first states to create a task force dedicated to them.
The Legislative Commission accepted the majority of the…two dozen[+ mainly] technical election regulations, but not all of them.
The South Carolina House Republicans teamed up with their Democratic counterparts to strengthen early voting in the state.
If the GOP onslaught against voting rights succeeds, state politicians will have little checks on their authority to dictate election rules.