Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite Save As Favorite View Article Stats
No comments

General News

'Daily Voting News' For October 25, 2007

By (about the author)     Permalink       (Page 1 of 1 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org "There has been much complaining about the Iowa caucus this year: It is too early-it might even be in December of 2007. Iowa is not representative of the rest of the country in terms of demographics or policy concerns. It has a disproportionate influence on which candidates win the nomination. In a new issue brief from The Century Foundation, Tova Andrea Wang discusses caucuses: Because of their exclusionary nature, they go against some of the core values we express when we talk about voting rights, such as the fundamental nature of the right, equality of opportunity to participate in the process, and fair access to the ballot."...
  • NAtional: Has America Outgrown the Caucus? Some Thoughts on Reshaping the Nomination Contest LINK
  • NAtional: Something didn't add up LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Does Your Vote Count... Or Not? LINK
  • CA: Support for vendor disappoints (An LTTE from Debra Bowen) LINK
  • NY: Onondaga County - Voters with disabilities get clearer ballot picture LINK
  • NY: Onondaga County - Upon further review, ballot marker will be used LINK
  • UT: Lt. governor says voters are like new machines LINK
  • **"Daily Voting News" is meant as a comprehensive listing of reports each day concerning issues related to election and voting news around the country regardless of quality or political slant. Therefore, items listed in "Daily Voting News" may not reflect the opinions of VotersUnite.Org or OpEdNews.Com**

     

    www.votersunite.org

    John is the Executive Director of VotersUnite.Org
    Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
    The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

    Writers Guidelines

    Contact Author Contact Editor View Authors' Articles

    Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

    'Daily Voting News' For December 10, 2006

    ES&S Pouts, Stamps Foot, Complies Anyway, After Minor Spanking by the EAC

    The Approaching 2006 E-Voting 'Train Wreck'-Investigations and Problems Continue to Spread

    Comments

    The time limit for entering new comments on this article has expired.

    This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

    Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
    No comments