elections

Connections: How can we hold reliable elections during a pandemic?

Can we hold reliable elections during a pandemic? In June, New York State will hold primary and special elections. November is, of course, the general...
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Mon, 05/11/2020 - 10:24am
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NY's presidential primary voters to receive absentee ballot form

New York’s Democratic presidential primary is back on now that a judge has thrown out a decision by the state Board of Elections to cancel the election....
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Thu, 05/07/2020 - 3:06am
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Connections: Exploring the differences between the Canadian and U.S. election processes

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called for a national election, which will happen in six weeks. Imagine that: a national election campaign...
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Thu, 09/12/2019 - 10:10am
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Schumer calls for funding to harden U.S. election systems against hackers

New York’s senior U.S. senator said that he will push for legislation in the upcoming federal budget to provide funds for local boards of elections to...
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Mon, 08/12/2019 - 1:56pm
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Connections: Understanding ranked-choice voting

Ranked-choice voting is popular in other parts of the voting world, but not in the United States. That could change, if voter advocacy groups get their...
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Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:51am
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Cuomo signs bill to move primary election date

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York State has moved its fall 2018 primary election date back two days so it doesn't interfere with the anniversary of 9/11 or...
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Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:17am
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