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The Illinois Gubernatorial Candidates Spent $35 Million in the Third Quarter

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 10.16.2014 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

All together, the 10 candidates for statewide office spent more than $42 million from July 1 to Oct. 1. The candidates for governor, Democrat Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican Bruce Rauner, spent more than $35 million.

Charlie Rangel Race Becomes Another Election Fiasco

Dan Collins | Posted 09.01.2012 | New York
Dan Collins

Election officials have screwed up their vote-counting mission and the democratic process has dwindled off into head-scratching confusion. This is not startling news. If there is one thing you can be sure about in an NYC election, it's that there will be screw-ups.

Democracy at Risk: Act Now to Protect Military & Overseas Voting Rights

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

When votes are at risk, our democracy's at risk. Men and women fighting for democracy abroad must participate in America's civic sacrament at home.

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 ...