My recent Initiativv blog post: Ballot initiatives give voters a chance to chance to propose and create their own laws. These initiatives hold the power to change policy at the local level as well as at a state level. Ballot initiatives are a type of ballot measure that allow voters to directly propose and, by extension, enact … More The Ballot Initiative Process: Ripe for Reform?
My op-ed for The Hill’s Congress Blog: In Shelby County v. Holder, the Supreme Court struck down Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act, which includes a provision mandating that specified states “preclear” any changes in election regulations with the federal government. The court upheld other provisions of the Voting Rights Act intact, including Section 2, … More Strength and weakness of the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014
My research and analysis for Pack Poll: Nearly 900 state students were asked about their voting intentions come November. Half of the students were asked, at random, about their voting intention if Romney was the Republican candidate while the other half were asked this same question if Santorum were the nominee. We find that Barack … More Obama Favored Against Likely GOP Candidates