elections

What Time Do Polls Close In Each State?

2020-11-03T14:57:46-05:00

DMGS Highlights In order to win, a presidential candidate needs to reach 270 electoral votes. There are 538 total electoral votes.Despite polls closing at a certain time, results may not be known as quickly as normal due to the high volume of mail-in ballots. Find out what times polls will close in every state in [...]

What Time Do Polls Close In Each State?2020-11-03T14:57:46-05:00

Ranked-Choice Voting: 2020 Edition

2020-10-21T14:36:06-04:00

Which states are looking to implement Ranked-Choice Voting? DMGS Article Highlights Ranked-choice voting is an alternative to the standard “first-past-the-post” method most of the United States uses.Maine is the only state with ranked-choice voting for statewide and congressional races, but some municipalities across the country do as well.Other states are looking to implement or expand [...]

Ranked-Choice Voting: 2020 Edition2020-10-21T14:36:06-04:00

State Action on Restoring Felons’ Voting Rights

2020-10-16T11:17:46-04:00

Digital collage by Alana Burman In the middle of the 2020 General Election, millions of voters have already cast ballots by mail, and millions more are making plans to vote in person on Election Day.  However, not all Americans are eligible to cast a ballot.  According to the ACLU, states have disenfranchised 5.85 million Americans [...]

State Action on Restoring Felons’ Voting Rights2020-10-16T11:17:46-04:00

State Mail-in Voting: 2020 and Beyond

2020-05-04T08:30:00-04:00

Illustration by Alana Burman, source images from Pexels.com By: Ryan J. Stevens As numerous states around the country are delaying their respective primaries due to COVID-19, the issue of mail-in voting, or vote by mail, has come to the forefront during this year’s presidential election cycle. For years, voters have traditionally cast their ballots in [...]

State Mail-in Voting: 2020 and Beyond2020-05-04T08:30:00-04:00
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