You have this Democrat or this other Democrat. What other options do you need?
When Ranked-Choice Voting Comes to New York City, Expect More Voter Participation, Not Radical Changes
Voters won’t have to worry as much about having to choose between similar candidates or “throwing away” votes on third-party choices.
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Voters participate in first use of a candidate rating system for state races in the U.S.
Golden Gate City voters ranked their choices for top office. And now the outcome is getting a little messy.
Social science could help identify objective principles for creating competitive voting districts.
Independent redistricting commissions may not be as politically-neutral as theorized, says new study
The Supreme Court to decide if gerrymandering is unconstitutional
In the era of Donald Trump, basic media literacy has never been more necessary.
Even when they voted, more people bypassed the main event than usual.
People who believe elections are "rigged" tend to stay home.
Even in a solidly blue state, many self-describe as independents and want more choices.
Top-two primary system guarantees a Democratic replacement for Sen. Barbara Boxer.
The polls are pointing to big nights for Clinton and Trump, but primary state surveys are tricky.
The polls miss again.
Can the Trump and Sanders campaigns mobilize the voters they need to win?
Bush not only concerned about fetuses, but brain-dead people too.
Minority representation by city leaders more closely matches citizenry.
Did Democrats woo women at the expense of young and independent voters?
The California Report Card is a growing, grassroots tool for individual citizens to make their government officials listen.
That big tent will have quite an echo.
African American voting rate passed white voting rate in 2012
It spread lots of money around to (seemingly) little effect
Sources say he missed filing deadline and may have thrown them away to keep from getting fired
Sends letters to True the Vote group with questions about their operations and volunteers
But GOP is cutting into the margins