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Voter-approved election reforms push the U.S. closer to respecting international norms

Two election reforms were adopted by voters in Ohio and Maine this week, pushing the United States substantially closer to respecting international norms on holding free and fair, democratic elections. 1,240 more words

Election-Related Commitments


When thinking of Canada a few things come to mind.

First, cool celebrities we know because of the awesomeness that is Canada, such as Ryan Reynolds and Nathan Fillion. 505 more words


On the Eve of another Election, will we Set Another Record?

When an election is less than 24 hours away, it is never a good thing to speculate whether voter turnout may set a record low.  Nevertheless, there are some in the metropolitan region who are wondering if Indianapolis might achieve… 626 more words

151028 - 3rd Republican Debate

Update. Utube purported to post the full debate. It it not. If you want to send your cookies to uTube and bear the inserted adds for a portion of the debate wander on over there.

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I rarely get political on my blog, but there I was sitting in my thinking chair on the back patio…thinking. Maybe our whole system for electing a President is out of date and out of touch. 717 more words


Do Multi-Member Districts Improve Representation in State Legislatures?

While Congress has twice mandated the use of single-member districts (SMD) for electing members of Congress (once in 1842 and again in 1967), state legislatures… 1,465 more words