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LA's Top Elections Official Answers Questions About June 7 Primary

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.24.2016 | Los Angeles
John Wellington Ennis

The upcoming June 7th primary in California has increased attention to how Angelenos will vote in an election where over a third of registered voters are not registered with any political party.

Senate Still Up For Grabs

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.15.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The past week was a busy one out on the various campaign trails, as many candidates participated in televised debates. There were no monumental gaffes or screwups (so far) in these debates -- at least, not ones that gained national attention.

The Colorado Recall Elections vs. Common Sense

Michael Sargeant | Posted 11.02.2013 | Politics
Michael Sargeant

On September 10, 2013, Colorado voters in two state Senate districts will go to the polls for a special election. The central question on the ballot i...

Universal 'Vote-by-Mail' Eliminates Lines, Protects Against Fraud and Intimidation

Paul Abrams | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Repairing our banana-republic voting system does not require the genius of the Obama and Romney campaign attorneys.

High Turnout in States That Vote by Mail

Maria Ehsan | Posted 03.30.2013 | Politics
Maria Ehsan

People have responsibilities to children, family, and friends, which makes Tuesday a difficult day to go to the polls. In fact, that makes any day a difficult one to go to the polls. How can we encourage voter turnout and reduce disenfranchisement while preserving the quality and integrity of voting systems?

Horse Race or Horse Puckey? The Facts Tell Us Where to Place Our Bets

Beth Broderick | Posted 12.23.2012 | Politics
Beth Broderick

In spite of the media's desperate attempt to convince you otherwise and thereby maintain the breathless "horse race," Obama is well ahead in many ways that no one is discussing and everyone should know.

We Should All Vote by Mail Because I Love Cauliflower Soup

Jessica Levinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jessica Levinson

I love cauliflower soup, what is the problem? I love Cauliflower soup. I am not prone to hyperbole. I truly love it. I lose track of time when I'm ea...

Early Voting Underway

Michael P. McDonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael P. McDonald

Believe it or not, voters have already begun casting their ballots for the 2010 midterm elections, as early voting has dramatically increased in recent years.

Board Wants Mail-In Special Elections After Emanuel Race Cost $33 Per Vote

Associated Press | F.N. D'ALESSIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Board of Elections unanimously recommended Wednesday shifting to a mail-in system for single office special elections, saying such a syste...

Election Mail Fraud? Not Here, Says Postal Service

Jacob Soboroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jacob Soboroff

Oregon votes entirely by mail. This week I met with United States Postal Service Communications Program Specialist Larry H. Dozier to learn more.

Senator Proposes Sweeping Election Reforms

Jacob Soboroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jacob Soboroff

Last week I visited with Senator Bill Nelson (D-FLA) in his Washington, D.C. office to discuss his plan to change the way and day we vote, and why he chose now to introduce his plan.