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Is the System Unfair to Independent Voters?

Kicker | Posted 04.20.2016 | Politics

If you're not registered either Democrat or Republican, you might be having a tough time voting. So if you're an independent who's been following the campaigns and recently made up your mind -- you're left out.

Change the Date of the D.C. Primary to June 24, 2014

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 09.11.2013 | DC
Peter D. Rosenstein

It will be a travesty if we don't move the primary away from the current date, which is April Fool's Day. The only ones who could like that date besides incumbents are the late night comedians and D.C. has given them enough fodder for jokes without this.

New York Primary Tuesday Will Be Less Than Riveting

Posted 04.24.2012 | New York

Hey Republicans, did you know today was the New York primary? Of course you did! Experts say Tuesday's battle for New York's 95 delegates between ...

Human Error Led To Polling Mishaps

The New York Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The fiasco on Primary Day last month, when some polling stations opened late and new equipment failed to record votes, was more than a failure of new ...