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Could Lack of Voting Centers in Maricopa County Cause Election Day Complications?

With voter turnout on pace to break records and voting behavior changing from previous years, we analyzed what could be expected for Election Day in Maricopa County. We utilized data as of Wednesday (October 21st) at 5pm and assembled two maps that detail the following: 1) A map of registered Election Day voters that have not requested

Opinion

Opinion: Convincing Your Non-Voting Friends to Vote

With the most divisive election in 150 years approaching, politicians on both sides of the aisle are fervently urging others to vote. This moment is very sensible, given that about 100 million eligible voters did not vote in the 2016 election. Many have argued that non-voters are the largest voting bloc. Is there anything that

State

Rush to register voters is on after court shortens registration window

Voting rights groups who thought they had until Oct. 23 to register new voters were scrambling Wednesday after a federal court set a new registration deadline of 11:59 p.m. Thursday. The ruling late Tuesday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stays a lower court’s order that extended the deadline from the original Oct.

State

Maricopa official: Disinformation poses threat to election security

Election officials need to be as concerned about voting disinformation as they are about people tampering with ballots themselves, a Maricopa County official said Wednesday during a forum on securing the election. Michael Moore, information security officer for the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office, said “voter confidence is paramount,” but he worries that a breached social

Buz Blog

The Obligation to Vote

Every presidential election, we’re told, is the most important one in our generation or in decades or this century. The 2020 presidential election is, no doubt, the most historic and important since 1860 when Abraham Lincoln was elected. This election we are given a stark choice between individual freedom and progressive paternalism. We will decide