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The Problem of Low and Unequal Voter Turnout - and What We Can ...

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Sep 14, 2011 ... Abstract. Low voter turnout has become a serious problem in most democracies, not only in the United States but also in many West European ...

Our Voting Problem - Huffington Post

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Oct 25, 2012 ... Likewise, low voter turnout draws a government's legitimacy into question. It's no surprise that Saddam Hussein claimed that there was 100 ...

Low voter turnout a good thing to some, unfortunately | The ...

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Nov 8, 2014 ... But the issue of low voter turnout goes beyond numbers. It's a matter of ... Not everyone agrees that this is a problem. Some seem to think that ...

5 Ways To Fix America's Dismal Voter Turnout Problem ...

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Feb 9, 2015 ... 5 Ways To Fix America's Dismal Voter Turnout Problem ... “Our program really creatively uses a low amount of funding and resources and it ...

Why is turnout so low in U.S. elections? We make it more difficult to ...

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Oct 1, 2014 ... Most scholars who seek to solve the riddle of low U.S. voter ... The registration process is plagued by two problems: paperwork and parties.

The Ongoing Problem of Low Voter Turnout: Kentucky, Mississippi ...

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The Ongoing Problem of Low Voter Turnout: Kentucky, Mississippi, New Jersey and Virginia. Posted by Christina Grier on November 04, 2011. November 8 was  ...

Why is low voter turnout generally considered a bad thing? - Quora

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Why was the voter turnout so low, 14.9 percent, at the Liberty Law referendum in ... I would contend that high voter turnout is a bad thing if you have a poorly ... In a race of 3 candidates, this isn't a problem, and 1st place votes carry importance.

Is there really a problem with low voter turnout? (Representatives ...

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Low voter turnout is often purported to be a problem, but I think it's exaggerated. I can't speak for the rest of the world, but every time we have ...

Five Studies on the Causes and Consequences of Voter Turnout ...

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In short, low voter turnout and inequalities in voter turnout have significant political and policy consequences, but the problem is hard to fix. Even seemingly  ...

Michael Crawford Urban: Low voter turnout produces bad ...

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Feb 6, 2015 ... Everyone knows that voter turnout is low and declining. ... The problem with low voter turnout, however, is that it messes up this theoretical ...

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Where does America's low voter turnout matter the most? In local ...

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Mar 24, 2015 ... Low and uneven turnout is not the only problem in American democracy. It may not even be the biggest problem. But it is a problem and it ...

The Effect of Low Voter Turnout - Boundless

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Learn more about the effect of low voter turnout in the Boundless open textbook.

Low voter turnout is clearly a problem, but a much greater worry is ...

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Mar 13, 2014 ... Low voter turnout is clearly a problem, but arguably a much greater worry is the growing inequality of that turnout. As a recent report from the ...