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Midday Check On St. Louis Municipal Primary Shows Few Problems

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Other than the generally nasty weather and a few technical glitches here and there, the 2015 municipal primary is going pretty smoothly. 145 more words


Vermont Town Could Let Those Ages 16, 17, Vote Locally

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — Residents of Brattleboro, Vermont, will vote on a ballot item that would let 16- and 17-year-olds vote in local elections.

Vermont’s current voting age is 18, and that wouldn’t change for state and federal elections. 74 more words



In case you missed it, WIN-ners, today is the day for Wichita voters to decide which candidates will be on the ballot for Mayor, City Council, and School Board during next month’s General Election. 88 more words

No compensation for UK prisoners banned from voting

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has refused to order compensation for over 1 015 United Kingdom(UK) inmates who were banned from voting for three years, … 483 more words

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No vote of confidence for young people?

You can easily tell that 2015 is the year of a general election, with political parties slinging mud at one another and vying for votes. They have a lot to achieve in this age of disillusionment and general apathy, in which many people feel disengaged from politics. 536 more words


Why Republicans May Come To Regret The Gerrymandering Lawsuit They Took To The Supreme Court by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 2, 2015 at 1:15 pm

Why Republicans May Come To Regret The Gerrymandering Lawsuit They Took To The Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, DC — It is not at all clear how the Supreme Court will decide  261 more words


Term Limits

As the next election looms closer, we should consider whether or not term limits should be imposed. Since our country was founded, there have been two fundamental schools of thought regarding presidential term limits. 495 more words

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