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D.C. Election Performance Index Still Poor, But Improving

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — D.C.’s “elections performance index” is still fairly poor compared with other states, but is improving, according to recently released data from The Pew Charitable Trust. 296 more words


EU elections 2014: how to get the voters to the polling stations?

Upcoming EU elections (from 22- 25 May) have renewed public debate about the low voter turnout and thus crisis of democracy in Europe. UK voters, particularly in case of EU elections, have always been quite passive: in 1999 only 23% of the eligible voters voted, whilst in 2004 and 2009 it rose to 38% and 34% respectively. 200 more words


No obvious correlation between turnout and anti-incumbency

Voter turnout in the first three rounds of India’s general election has shown a distinct increase by historical standards, particularly in some of the more populous states. 241 more words

Quick Take

Voter turnout for Student Senate election hard to predict

This news article was printed in The University Daily Kansan Wed., Apr. 9, 2014.

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Jake Rapp, the Student Senate elections commission chair and a graduate student from Lawrence, said voting requires a little bit of effort.

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My evidence to Parliament's Voter Engagement enquiry

I gave oral evidence to the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee’s inquiry into Voter Engagement yesterday.  The Committee is concerned about levels of voter registration and turnout in the UK.   137 more words

The Case of the San Diego Special Election

So, as I mentioned earlier, I recently was involved in a program that was tasked with increasing voter turnout among university students for the special mayoral election in San Diego. 288 more words


5th phase UZ polls see 61% voter turnout

Dhaka (newsnextbd.com): Some 61 percent voters cast their votes in the fifth phase elections in 73 upazilas of the country’s 34 districts held on Monday. 194 more words