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Disenfranchised By Bad Design

This Nov. 8, even if you manage to be registered in time and have the right identification, there is something else that could stop you from exercising your right to vote. The ballot. Specifically, the ballot’s design.

October 22, 2016

Some Voters In Chicago Wait 9 Hours To Vote: ‘I Just Didn’t Want To Be Denied’

Disorganization at some Chicago polling places resulted in waits of up to nine hours for voters.

November 5, 2014

Obama Votes Early In Chicago

Obama casts his ballot for the midterm elections two weeks ahead of time.

October 21, 2014

Afghan Election Concludes: Little Violence, Lots Of Votes To Count

By Shashank Bengali, Los Angeles Times MAIDAN SHAHR, Afghanistan—Afghanistan passed the first major test of the impending post-American era on Saturday with an election that featured a robust turnout, minimal violence and few glaring reports of cheating as voters began the process of selecting a successor to 13-year President Hamid Karzai. Next comes the counting of […]

April 7, 2014