October 2012









Election Day, Election Changes and “Cicada Voters”

Believe it or not, not everyone – let alone every voter – keeps track of the myriad changes in elections. Figuring out how to help “cicada voters” who’ve forgotten the details while leading their lives is an important task in the run-up to Election Day.


Pennsylvania Court Puts ID Back Into Voter ID

Yesterday’s voter ID decision in Pennsylvania is important because it looks past theoretical (and political) debates about voter ID to address the real (and manageable) problem of getting ID to eligible voters who don’t have it.