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How to Fix Long Lines | Brennan Center for Justice


Feb 4, 2013 ... There were many images typical of Election Day last November 6, including ... there were reports of hundreds of voters, standing in lines that ... Although long lines are a national problem, not all groups are affected equally.

Election Day Long Lines: Resource Allocation | Brennan Center for ...


Sep 15, 2014 ... In early 2013, President Barack Obama convened a bipartisan commission to address the problem of long lines and determine best practices ...

How to Reduce Long Lines to Vote—Joint Center Policy Brief | Joint ...


A report on the November 2012 election found that in three of the states with the .... Lawrence Norden, How to Fix Long Lines, Brennan Ctr. for Justice (2013) ... Chris Famighetti, Amanda Melillo, & Myrna Perez, Election Day Long Lines: ...

Waiting at the polls: Long lines and the right to vote | Facing South


Sep 17, 2014 ... A new study into what causes long voting lines has found that race ... their own laws by failing to invest adequate resources in elections. ... In 2008, reports came out of Georgia of voters having to stand in line for up to 12 hours to vote. ... saying that "jurisdictions can solve the problem of long lines throug...

For Presidential Election Commission, Long Lines at Polls Are a ...


Jan 29, 2014 ... For Presidential Election Commission, Long Lines at Polls Are a Technology ... " waited in line for a very long time," he emphasized "we have to fix that." ... The report notes that "despite the fact that elections drown in data, and ...

Observations on Wait Times for Voters on Election Day 2012


Sep 30, 2014 ... ballots at their local polling places on Election Day.1 Reports of long wait ... Waiting in Line to Vote” (June 28, 2013), accessed July 9, 2013, ...... problem areas and move resources accordingly when planning for future.

Long Lines at Minority Polling Places - The New York Times


Sep 24, 2014 ... Some of the longest lines on Election Day occur at polling places in black and Hispanic neighborhoods. A new report says that's not a ...

The wait times to vote in Florida are horrendous - Washington Post


Sep 15, 2014 ... On the first day of early voting in Maryland, people line up to vote, Oct. 22, ... of the longest wait times on Election Day 2012 are routinely failing to have ... shared early with The Fix, shows Maryland and South Carolina both have ... commission to address the issues of long waits at polling locations, but the ...

Long Lines to Vote? Not for the Vast Majority of Americans


Feb 15, 2013 ... In the few places where there are long lines on Election Day, local election officials know how to solve the problem. ... problem. There were reports on Election Day of long lines in some isolated locations around the country.

Managing Polling Place Resources - MIT

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traditional neighborhood precinct on Election Day or in an early voting center ... This report provides a response by the Caltech/MIT Voting Technology ... how election administration officials can address the problem of long lines at the polls.

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How to Fix Long Lines - Brennan Center for Justice


Jan 18, 2013 ... Summit and Conference, authoring a report to the State of Ohio for the ... discouraged from voting because of long lines on Election Day.7 ...

Long Lines at the Polls - Huffington Post


How To Fix Long Lines On Election Day: Report ... Florida took center stage in the 2012 elections, when voters around the state had to wait in line at the polls for  ...

Florida's Long Lines On Election Day Discouraged 49,000 People ...


Dec 29, 2012 ... Florida's Long Lines On Election Day Discouraged 49,000 People From Voting: Report. 12/29/2012 ... There have also been several efforts at the federal level, and Obama has said it is imperative to “fix“ problems at the polls.