A University of Kentucky law professor is suggesting mandatory voting may be the change necessary to improve voter turnout.
Voter Turnout articles on Democracy Chronicles
Voter turnout is about the percentage of eligible voters who cast a ballot in an election and can be based on who is eligible to vote, something that varies by country. Also see our section on American democracy and our articles on Voter Suppression or Voter Access.
Freshman state Senator Ram Villivalam, D-Chicago, introduces’ legislation that would give a $25 state tax credit for anyone who votes in a general election.
Discussions have been taken place among academic advocates, and election officials about whether online voter registration will boost voter turnout.
Biel (Bienne, in French) is best-known for being the capital of Swiss watchmaking and for being the biggest bilingual town in the country.
Democrats introduced an anti-corruption bill with aim to make Election Day a federal holiday, urge private employers to give their workers the day off.
Republicans have long had an election problem. The more people vote, the worse they tend to get beaten. So the solution, since at least the 1970s.
Free advice to candidates thinking they can sign up young voters in Spokane County, half of registered young Washington voters didn’t cast ballots in 2018.
High voter turnout and evolving voting habits combined to make jobs of tallying votes by the San Bernardino County Elections Office increasingly difficult.
On November 21, 2018, Non Profit Vote published a video on an event “Webinar: Understanding Who Turned Out to Vote in 2018”. This video is worth watching.
A new study relays the true impact of such political advertising spending on social media during the 2016 Presidential election of Donald Trump.