May 2013

Vote Centers Turn 10

From this week’s electionlineWeekly: Vote centers, which first appeared in Colorado in 2003, are growing in popularity across the nation.







Brian Newby on Finding Homes for Early Voting

As early voting becomes more popular – and wait times of any kind at any voting location more unpopular – finding just the right place for polling locations is vital. Brian Newby gives us a peek inside that effort.


Membership of New Presidential Commission Announced

President Obama’s long-awaited election commission finally arrived yesterday. There will be lots more to say as the group gets to work, but here are the details on the (impressive) group of appointees from the worlds of law, business and- yes! – elections.