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Format: 12-02-2016
Format: 12-02-2016
2007 was the first year that the North Carolina General Assembly seriously considered Same Day Registration. SDR bills had been introduced in prior years and attracted legislative support, but never...
May 1, 2008 | Policy Brief |
We have analyzed the likely impact on voter turnout should Vermont adopt Election Day Registration (EDR). Under the system proposed in Vermont, eligible voters who miss the current six-day deadline...
April 1, 2008 | Policy Brief |
We have analyzed the likely impact of adoption of Election Day Registration (EDR) by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Consistent with existing research on the impact of EDR in other ...
March 20, 2008 | Policy Brief |
R. Michael Alvarez
Jonathan Nagler
Noncompliance with the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA), which requires voter registration at public assistance agencies, violates the rights of thousands of low income citizens across the...
February 11, 2008 | Policy Brief |
Election Day Registration (EDR), sometimes called “same day registration” (SDR), allows eligible voters to register and cast a ballot on Election Day. Nine states currently have EDR or...
November 19, 2007 | Policy Brief |
R. Michael Alvarez of the California Institute of Technology and Jonathan Nagler of NYU analyze the likely impact of Election Day Registration on voter turnout in Iowa. Overall turnout could go up...
November 6, 2007 | Policy Brief |
We have analyzed the likely impact on voter turnout should California adopt Election Day Registration (EDR). The availability of EDR procedures should give voters who have not previously registered...
November 6, 2007 | Policy Brief |
R. Michael Alvarez
Jonathan Nagler
The public policy disasters of recent years, and the vast changes facing us as a nation, present a major opportunity for big, fresh thinking about America’s future. Only when advocates...
June 7, 2007 | Policy Brief |
  What is Fusion Voting?   Fusion is a simple reform that gives candidates for elected office the freedom to run with the endorsement of more than one political party.  ...
March 30, 2007 | Policy Brief |
Benjamin Healey
Myriah Pahl
In response to ever-increasing financial pressures, families have come to depend on high-cost credit as a way to bridge the gap between stagnant or decreasing incomes and rising costs. How are...
November 14, 2006 | Policy Brief |
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