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Format: 12-15-2017
Format: 12-15-2017
Associate Director of the Democracy Program Ludovic Blain testifies before the Vermont Senate Government Operations Committee regarding Election Day Registration.
February 10, 2005 | Testimony |
Ludovic Blain
In this preliminary analysis, Demos finds that the right to provisional ballots was violated across the country on November 2, 2004. While all the data on provisional balloting have yet to be...
December 7, 2004 | Report |
Democracy Staff
Millions of citizens were disenfranchised in the 2000 election when they were denied their right to vote. In response, Congress passed the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA), which purported to...
October 28, 2004 | Policy Brief |
Ari Weisbard
  The flawed purges of people with felony convictions from Florida’s voter rolls during the 2000 and 2004 elections are now well known. In 2000, thousands of legal voters were ...
October 27, 2004 | Report |
Laleh Ispahani
Nick Williams
In November 2004, California will vote on Proposition 62: “The Voter-Choice Open Primary Act.” Currently, voters may vote for the nominees of only one political party. Proposition 62 would...
October 4, 2004 | Report |
Ari Weisbard
An exploration of the importance of social trust in U.S. society and troubling ways in which rising economic inequality since the 1970s has helped to decrease trust between Americans.  ...
May 1, 2004 | Report |
Eric M. Uslaner
As policymakers, election officials, and the public consider whether New York should change the way in which voters are allowed to register to participate in elections, and bring New York State...
April 23, 2004 | Report |
R. Michael Alvarez
Jonathan Nagler
Catherine H. Wilson
As policymakers, election officials, and the public consider whether New York should change the way in which voters are allowed to register to participate in elections, and bring New York State...
April 20, 2004 | Report |
R. Michael Alvarez
Voter registration is intended to ensure that voters who are eligible to vote are able to do so, and that non-eligible individuals cannot cast ballots. A voter registration list enables election...
April 1, 2004 | Report |
R. Michael Alvarez
This brief examines the relationship between criminal justice practices that disproportionately target people of color, and disenfranchisement laws that deprive citizens convicted of felonies of...
February 26, 2004 | Report |