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Record Voter Turnout For 2016 Election In Mass., One-Third Voted Early

BOSTON (CBS) – More than 3.4 million people voted in Massachusetts in this year’s election, setting a new record for voter turnout, the state announced Monday. 71 more words


Oregon's Voter Participation is Impressive—But It's No Minnesota

Let’s break down how many people in Oregon bother to vote by mail.

In an election year when many states saw plummeting voter participation, Oregon bucked the trend. 14 more words

Elections 2016

How to fight back after Trump win: Start with voting

The final votes of the 2016 election are still being counted as the last mail-in and absentee ballots arrive. But once again, the American electorate came up woefully short. 2,308 more words

The 2016 US Presidential Election: Disproportionality and the Electoral College

Adrian Kavanagh, 18th November 2016

As the dust settles following the conclusion of the 2016 USA Presidential Election campaign, there are two striking patterns, or trends, which point towards the high degree of disproportionality associated with the Electoral College system, as with other “first past the post” electoral systems: 4,013 more words

Voter Turnout

Why People Do and Don't Vote

           In 2012, sixty percent of eligible voters went to the polls in the Presidential election, but only thirty-six percent turned out in the 2014 midterm election (Voter Turnout in the United States). 930 more words

Study underway to determine what role voter ID law played in low voter turnout on November 8th

MILWAUKEE — A study is underway to determine what role Wisconsin’s new voter ID law played in voter turnout during the election on November 8th. 258 more words