voter turnout

Driving the voters who rarely cast ballots to turn out may be the trick to bringing climate hawks off the sidelines.
The legislation, which would end no-excuse absentee voting and establish voter ID requirements, is the latest Republican effort to suppress the vote.
Early voting turnout is surging across most of the state — but not in Hall County, where officials halved the number of polling locations.
"The overwhelming turnout in tribal communities in the state of Arizona was key," said Navajo Nation president Jonathan Nez.
Local leaders wanted to make it easy and safe to vote. So they did.
Church volunteers are phone banking and organizing socially distanced caravans to help with early voting and Election Day ballot-casting.
"I chair the council for King County, Washington — an area larger than 14 states — and we have been voting exclusively by mail since 2009 with virtually zero problems."
Americans ages 18 to 29 are less confident in their political knowledge than those who are older, a new poll finds, and more likely to think it's a reason not to vote.
Boosting voter turnout could restore trust in elections and make our democracy more representative.
When We All Vote, a nonpartisan initiative, says Americans should have greater access to voting by mail — despite President Trump’s opposition to it.