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Format: 06-23-2018
Format: 06-23-2018
Brenda Wright, Demos' Legal Director, testifies on June 13, 2007, before the Massachusetts General Court on the problems with legislative proposals that would mandate strict photo identification...
June 13, 2007 | Testimony |
Testimony by Miles Rapoport in support of Election Day Registration.
April 10, 2007 | Testimony |
  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
Miles Rapoport testifies before the Oregon State Legislature on the merits of fusion balloting.
March 28, 2007 | Testimony |
Testimony of Miles Rapoport in support of Election Day Registration.
March 21, 2007 | Testimony |
In the final days of the 2006 campaign, as in any election year, citizen interest is peaking as election news--and debates on the issues--becomes more pervasive in the media. Unfortunately for...
November 6, 2006 | Policy Brief |
Democracy Staff
Political candidates win elections by generating more votes than their opponents. A vigorous and superior get-out-the-vote campaign is commonly understood to be the key to success. A less recognized...
November 1, 2006 | Policy Brief |
Democracy Staff
Representational Inequality: Bad for Democracy Economic inequality in America has been spiraling out of control in recent decades. The income gap between the rich and the poor in America has steadily...
October 30, 2006 | Policy Brief |
Democracy Staff
If elections are the foundation of our democracy, then poll workers are the gears and wheels that make the mechanics of democracy function on Election Day. Regrettably, this human factor is often...
October 25, 2006 | Policy Brief |
Democracy Staff
Felony disfranchisement is the practice of denying people with felony convictions the right to vote. The American tradition of states determining their own election laws has led to a national...
October 24, 2006 | Policy Brief |
Democracy Staff