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Policy Proposal: Boosting Voter Turnout

Election turnout has been consistently lower than in previous decades with the trend particularly true in local elections and as a consequence a key part of the modern zeitgeist has been political apathy with politicians often making cosmetic changes rather than actually doing anything substantive. 558 more words
UK Politics

Feedback Dashboard - see how your preferences compare to others !

We recently collected data on voting preferences of Australians for 10 major policies. To complete a short choice game and see how your preferences compare to others, please download the PDF dashboard below. 60 more words


New website to make voter registration easier for Pennsylvanians

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf is making it a little bit easier for you to register to vote. The governor joined state officials to announce the launch of the “Online Voter Registration” (OVR) … 186 more words


ResponsibleOhio Welcomes its First-Ever Weed Mascot

CLEVELAND- ResponsibleOhio, the group pushing for marijuana legalization in Ohio through Issue 3, introduced its mascot earlier this week.

“Buddie” made stops at the University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University as part of the campaign’s bus tour. 66 more words


Tony Bui: We need to engage voting-aged youth

Last year when I was working as a polling official during the Ontario Election, the highlight of my day was giving a presentation to a class of fifth-grade students and their teacher who came in for a short class trip; this polling station, like many, was located inside their school gym. 850 more words


Women's Equality Day

I missed getting this posted yesterday, in honor of Women’s Equality Day which celebrates the passing of the 19th amendment to the constitution in 1920. My mom and her sisters, my grandmothers, my aunts—none of them were born at a time when women could vote. 46 more words

John Snell

10 things we learnt at our first Soup

With all the organising going on to get ready for our next soup, this seemed the perfect time to share a few things we learnt from our first one: 311 more words