Latinos are less likely than other Americans to vote in November, new polling shows. Here's why Democrats shouldn't expect a Latino blue wave to swing the midterms in their favor.
There are different ballots, voting machines, registration and eligibility requirements and procedures for counting votes across the country. That's a recipe for occasional confusion and miscounts.
Pollsters at the University of Texas in Austin explain why the numbers just don't add up for the Democrat.
Policymaking is no longer based solely on what a party stands for. Now, it also matters how a decision is going to play in the opinion polls – and that's a problem for our political system.
Monitoring the spread of mis-information and dis-information during the Swedish national elections by a group of scholars and journalist could set a precedent elsewhere.
Ensuring the integrity of democratic elections from hackers and electronic tampering, and boosting public confidence in democracy, isn't very difficult, nor expensive.
While Donald Trump's election may seem to US voters to present unprecedented questions of legitimacy, such questions were first asked more than a century ago, in an election that turned on bicycles.
A major challenge for Madagascar's new president will be to create jobs, especially in the industrial and service sectors.
The mayor of Tallahassee underspent three rivals to win the state's Democratic primary. But what awaits in the general election?
Morrison would be mistaken if he believed his party’s salvation lay in a further lurch to the right in pursuit of an ill-defined "base"
Australia has one of the most secure electoral systems imaginable thanks to paper ballots. Cybersecurity experts caution against e-voting.
South Africa's official opposition, the Democratic Alliance needs to face its racial dilemmas.
The messy and violent aftermath of Zimbabwe's recent elections met with only muted international criticism.
We asked experts to explain what's behind the last minute decisions for vice presidential candidates in the next election.
There are far more pressing problems that need to be fixed in the electoral process.
There are no angels in Pakistan's political scene – except the 'angels' of the military.
Vote buying is deeply rooted in Indonesia despite opposition from the society and the fact that the proportion of votes influenced is fairly small.
Ex-offenders should be given a fair chance to redeem themselves after serving their time.
Will 12 Russians indicted for hacking the 2016 US election ever come to trial? They may not, but the indictments themselves are an important step in the effort to determine the truth of what happened.
Recent elections in Turkey, Hungary and Russia raise a fundamental question about democracy. Can it give autocracy a mandate?