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Electoral System

Parenting and the Electoral System

Grant Calder | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics
Grant Calder

No matter how many times I explain it to them, my kids can't seem to grasp that the people's choice in the world's oldest democracy is not necessarily the one who assumes the country's highest office, but they're only 10 (twins).

In the Trenches of Democracy

Robert Watson | Posted 01.06.2013 | Politics
Robert Watson

It shouldn't take a terrible hurricane in the northeast or partisan effort in Florida to remind us that the health of American democracy rests, in part, in the integrity of our election system.

Gore Proposes Sweeping Reform Of Electoral System

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Former Vice President Al Gore gave a strong endorsement on Thursday for deciding presidential elections according to the national popular vote. In ...

After the (Grand Old) Party: Don't Go Home Just Yet

Shahid Buttar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shahid Buttar

If the crowds celebrating Obama's victory go home in 2009, his Administration will achieve disappointing results. The President-Elect will confront a variety of national and global crises.