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Format: 10-19-2017
Format: 10-19-2017
A new report by Demos and the Center for Governmental Studies that shows that current (February 2005) legislation and proposed initiatives on redistricting in California all fail to sufficiently...
February 1, 2005 | Report |
Ari Weisbard
Jeannie Wilkinson
For the first time since its decision in Buckley v. Valeo nearly 30 years ago, the Supreme Court has agreed to review the  constitutionality of campaign spending limits.  The case,...
January 1, 2005 | Policy Brief |
NVRI
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