Participants were asked to choose between white and ethnic minority candidates.
With electronic voting and vote-counting machines susceptible to hacking, paper ballots ensure recounts are possible – and accurate.
The results of the 1920 census kicked off a bitter, decadelong political squabble. Could the same happen again in 2020?
In recent years, voters have shifted their views on issues based upon the positions of politicians – even when that shift clashes with their ideology.
The true number of people who do not favor either of the two major political parties in the US has actually remained stable in recent years.
In 1911, lesbians led the nation’s largest feminist organization. They promoted a diverse and inclusive women’s rights movement.
In the 2016 election, more than a third of Americans didn't vote. What might be keeping them from going to the polls?
Many of the problems the US has with its election processes and outcomes are avoidable and don't happen in countries with different voting laws. Australia is a great example.
If you want to understand the American public, don't look at national poll numbers.
Citizens are voting in 650 constituencies – but technically not for who they want to be prime minister.
Young people have registered to vote in record numbers. Here are three things every young person can do to change the election.
Britain is once again going to the polls and encouraging people to vote may be as important as asking them to vote for a particular party.
To justify a push towards requiring ID to vote, some paint a picture of chaos and deception that is very far from reality.
Research from around the world shows that UK leaders are actually better at putting their pledges into action when they win office than voters think.
Every vote counts in one way or another, even if you live in a safe seat – here's why.
The deadline to register to vote in the 2019 election is November 26. It's easy and important.
Considering the competitive nature of party politics in Ghana, campaign
strategies that evoke emotion and prepare voters remain one of the priorities of political parties.
A Mississippi law that allegedly makes it 'more difficult for African-
American-preferred candidates to win elections' will still be in place when voters choose a new governor Tuesday.
Randomly selecting citizens to take turns governing offers the promise of reinvigorating struggling democracies, making them more responsive to citizen needs and preferences.
Blockchain technology can address some weaknesses in voting systems, but not all of them – and it opens new potential vulnerabilities, too.