Launch of statewide ranked-choice voting will help us see who best earns the support of independents.
Outing survivors of sexual assault, warning that Democrats "will be lynching black folk again," and other stupid campaign-ad tricks.
The socialist candidate fails to grapple with why we have the Electoral College in the first place.
If Amendment 4 receives 60% of the vote in November, ex-felons would see the right to vote once again.
Father David Boase was led to believe that he was eligible to vote. His mistake caught up with him 12 years later.
Having a "one-punch" option to choose every candidate from a political party alters election results, changes politicians' behavior, and reinforces the advantage of the locally dominant party.
Last-minute Democrat-assisting reinstatement of “one-punch” balloting is struck down by the New Mexico Supreme Court
Critics have sued, saying the "bundled" initiative violates the First Amendment.
The libertarian Republican explains why New Mexico's voting change is "primarily a scheme to unfairly benefit the major party establishments."
Democratic secretary of state in heavily Democratic state unilaterally changes voting rule in a way that favors Democrats (and punishes Libertarians). Republicans say they’ll sue.
Two 11-year-olds hacked into a replica of Florida’s election website. Should we be alarmed?
Incarcerated prisoners are counted where they're jailed for representation purposes, even though they usually cannot vote.
State’s experiment in a different style of voting to continue.
Katherine Mangu-Ward talks about politics, culture, and
Reason's next 50 years.
Voting on the blockchain could end worries about voter fraud and election hacking.
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.
Canadian columnist Marcus Gee has an excellent article on how political ignorance exacerbates the challenges of voting for a lesser evil. But the problem is in some ways even worse than he suggests. At the same time, there is much we can do to improve the quality of our decisions.
Economist Dambisa Moyo is right to worry about the dangers of political ignorance. But her proposed solution for the problem falls short.
He faces a reelection challenge from the left, with Cynthia Nixon running on criminal justice issues like pot legalization.