voting

The Supreme Court says times have changed and a key provision of the Voting Rights Act is no longer valid. Here's what political science teaches us.

The Supreme Court effectively rendered section 5 of the Voting Rights Act inoperative. Here's what that means.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Jun 25, 2013
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How far can states go if they want to put in place tougher requirements for voter registration?

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jun 17, 2013
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When times are good, the unemployed don't vote. But the worse things get, the more politically active they become.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Nov 2, 2012
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