When political polls are aggregated together, that can make the results misleading.
More college students are registered to vote in the November midterm elections this year than they were in 2014, but it remains to be seen how many more will vote.
Landowners told researchers that they lacked the knowledge, time and money to advocate for themselves, their financial interests and their property in negotiations over drilling leases.
How do you know whether to trust a poll? Look carefully at how it was conducted – and examine your own biases.
Transgender voting rights could be undermined in two broad ways during the 2018 midterm elections.
Ensuring the integrity of democratic elections from hackers and electronic tampering, and boosting public confidence in democracy, isn't very difficult, nor expensive.
The more undemocratic tendencies of the US electoral system are growing stronger. As the midterm campaign season enters its final stage, it turns out that some votes count more than others.
How politicians have won over voters through the art of the comeback throughout history.
Democrats hoping that Latinos will punish the Republican Party for Trump's immigration policies haven't looked hard enough at the demographics, location and concerns of these 27.3 million voters.
A nail-biting race in what was thought to be a safe seat for Republicans in Ohio's 12th Congressional District is a troubling sign for the party in November.
Not all who register vote. Research shows factors like timing and major tragic events can influence who, in the end, makes it out to the polls.
More than 6 million US citizens can't vote because they've been convicted of a felony. But states are beginning to change their laws. Will it make a difference?
The top two system in California was created to draw out more centrist candidates and voters, but data from primaries past show it's just not working.
Caribbean immigrants in Miami are upending old assumptions about black voters in Florida. Neither party should take them for granted in this November's midterm election.
Abrams just made history by securing the nomination for governor of Georgia. Can she win in November?
A scholar offers advice to voters who are leery of polling after the 2016 election.
In the past, running for political office and being a mother were seemingly incompatible. A scholar of gender and politics explains why times are changing.
Researchers reveal the ways the US election system is under threat – only one of which has anything to do with Russia.
In both Australian and overseas elections held in 2017, the left generally performed better than expected.
Historically, wishful thinking has blunted pushback.