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Using Google fusion tables

Google fusion tables is a new type of tool for me to use. The step-by-step guide helped me create the fusion table. First, I looked up the the voter turnout in the State of Michigan in 2016. 50 more words

Class Blog

Candidates Charlie Hoots and Greg Paylor in runoff for open Southaven Board of Aldermen seat

DESOTO COUNTY, Miss. — Candidates Charlie Hoots and Greg Paylor are in the runoff for an open Southaven Board of Aldermen seat after a special election Tuesday night. 319 more words

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Turnout at the 2012 local election in Greater London [R]

Introduction

Participation in electoral processes is a central element of any liberal democracy. However, it also acts as a strong marker of inequalities and exclusion. A crucial indicator of democratic vitality is the number of eligible electorate that actually cast a vote in the ballot, also known as the electoral turnout (Franklin, 1996). 1,204 more words

Letting people vote at home increases voter turnout. Here’s proof.

Changing the way we cast ballots should appeal to both major parties.

It’s no secret that American democracy is in a bad way. In the last midterm elections, only about 37 percent of eligible adults voted — the worst showing since World War II. 28 more words

Washington Post

Yesterday’s Election Results Highlight Enormous Growth in Oregon Voter Registration

Yesterday’s single-issue election was a blowout, as voters affirmed a package of new taxes designed to preserve Oregon’s Medicaid program by margin that currently stands at 62 percent to 38 percent… 18 more words

Willamette Week

With ballots due Tuesday, Oregon health care tax shows low turnout

Oregon voters decide Tuesday whether to tax insurance companies and some hospitals to help pay for healthcare for low-income residents.

Source: With ballots due Tuesday, Oregon health care tax shows low turnout

Statesman Journal