Voting and Elections in the USA

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Article economist.com

Politics - How to renew America’s democracy | Leaders | The Economist - The Economist


A dose of voting reform, and scrapping the filibuster, would help

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Want to Fix Presidential Elections? Here’s the Quickest Way. - POLITICO Magazine - POLITICO Magazine


Abolishing the Electoral College and creating a national popular vote are far-fetched ideas for now. But there’s a more targeted way to reform American elections by 2020—startin...

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The Democrats’ Gentrification Problem - Opinion | The New York Times


Allies on Election Day, the two wings of the Democratic Party are growing further estranged in other aspects of their lives...

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Exploring Why So Many Americans Don't Vote || NPR - NPR.org


On The Sidelines Of Democracy: In recent midterms, 4 in 10 eligible voters cast ballots. Nonvoters talk of apathy, disgust, barriers and other reasons. But those who don't v...

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Why Democrats are taking aim at gerrymandering - The Economist explains - The Economist


SINCE waving goodbye to the nation from a helicopter on January 20th, Barack Obama has mainly steered clear of the spotlight.

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The Supreme Court may disenfranchise you now - Vox | Today Explained Podcast - Spotify


Listen to this episode from Today, Explained on Spotify. Pandemic or not, the highest court in the land won’t extend Wisconsin’s deadline for mailed ballots. Good thing it’s...

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Forecasting the US 2020 elections - The Economist


Right now, our model thinks Joe Biden is likely to beat Donald Trump in the electoral college

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