Election Initiatives

Election Initiatives



Election Initiatives commissions and oversees research, projects, and case studies aimed at helping states improve their elections systems. Because effective elections systems are fundamental to our nation’s democracy, we work with election officials, policy makers, researchers, technology experts, businesses, and other stakeholders in the election process to help guide our research and test our recommendations.



Inaccurate, Costly, and Inefficient

Pew's report underscores the need for registration systems that better maintain voter records, save money, and streamline processes.  More
February 9, 2012

Election Administration by the Numbers

This report analyzes the completeness, strengths, weaknesses, and usefulness of elections data. More
January 27, 2012

Democracy From Afar

States have made significant improvements in allowing Americans abroad to vote and have their votes counted since the 2009 passage of the Military and Overseas Voter Empowerment (MOVE) Act. More
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