Open Primary Legislation: Should Primaries Be Open to Independents and Others?

2022-05-04T11:01:11-04:00

Photo credit: iStock.com/Moussa81 An open primary is a primary election where a voter does not have to affiliate themselves with a political party to vote in that party’s primary election.  At least one political party conducts open primaries for statewide and congressional offices in at least 21 states.  In contrast, a closed primary is one [...]