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When ‘what goes around comes around’ doesn’t apply

Posted on Quick News Megan Griffin-shelley on December 13, 2018
When ‘what goes around comes around’ doesn’t apply

A majority of pivot counties - that flipped from blue to red in the 2016 presidential election - continued to vote Republican in 2018 House races.

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Poll: Nevada voters want better elections

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on December 04, 2018
Poll: Nevada voters want better elections

Issue-focused elections, higher turnout and majority winners topped the list of reforms Nevada voters wanted, according to a recent statewide poll.

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2018 saw highest turnout for a non-presidential election since universal suffrage

Posted on Quick News Theodore Landsman on November 30, 2018
2018 saw highest turnout for a non-presidential election since universal suffrage

Chart-topping turnout in the 2018 midterms suggests a new trend for future elections.

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Even with high turnout, Mississippi runoffs come at a cost

Posted on Quick News Chris Hughes on November 30, 2018
Even with high turnout, Mississippi runoffs come at a cost

While Mississippi's Senate runoff saw unusually high turnout, it still cost unnecessary time, resources and money

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A tale of two maps

Posted on Quick News Megan Griffin-shelley on November 29, 2018
A tale of two maps

The contrast between Pennsylvania and North Carolina congressional elections highlights the power of maps: fair or gerrymandered.

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Why 'try, try again' won’t work for Maine’s 2nd Congressional District race

Posted on Quick News Drew Penrose on November 28, 2018
Why 'try, try again' won’t work for Maine’s 2nd Congressional District race

Request for a new election in Maine's 2nd District race is unlikely to stand up in court.

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How independent and third-party candidates fared in the 2018 elections

Posted on Quick News Ryan Joy on November 21, 2018
How independent and third-party candidates fared in the 2018 elections

The challenge to the two-party system is only just beginning.

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STAR, approval and ranked choice voting share common goal: democratic reform

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on November 20, 2018
STAR, approval and ranked choice voting share common goal: democratic reform

Ballot measures on STAR and approval voting reveal voters' hunger for more choices at the ballot box and majority outcomes.

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History repeats itself in Florida recounts

Posted on Quick News David O'brien on November 20, 2018
History repeats itself in Florida recounts

History was right on recounts, which didn't change outcomes in three major Florida races

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Independent and third-party candidates are gaining ground, and votes

Posted on Quick News Ryan Joy on November 19, 2018
Independent and third-party candidates are gaining ground, and votes

Independent and third-party candidates still aren't winning most elections. but they're gaining support as more voters turn away from the two-party system

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