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Arkansas Amendments to Give Voters More Control over Their Elections Advance to 2020 Ballot | Independent Voter NewsArkansas Amendments to Give Voters More Control over Their Elections Advance to 2020 Ballot | Independent Voter News

Arkansas Amendments to Give Voters More Control over Their Elections Advance to 2020 Ballot. August 21, 2020.

Arkansas vs Georgia: Who Wants the Worst Ballot Access Laws? | Independent Voter NewsArkansas vs Georgia: Who Wants the Worst Ballot Access Laws? | Independent Voter News

What's taking place in Arkansas right now is a prime example. State Senator Trent Garner has introduced a bill to give his state what would arguably be the toughest ballot access laws in the country.

4 States Get Closer to Advancing Anti-Gerrymandering Initiatives to November Ballot | Independent Voter News4 States Get Closer to Advancing Anti-Gerrymandering Initiatives to November Ballot | Independent Voter News

Getting on the November ballot and leaving it up to the voters is the last chance Arkansas, Nevada, North Dakota and Oregon have to make the switch to an independent redistricting commission before maps are redrawn for the new decade.

"We're Throwing a Punch at the Bipartisan Establishment" | Independent Voter News"We're Throwing a Punch at the Bipartisan Establishment" | Independent Voter News

In the latest episode of "Unrig It," Independent Voter News Editor Shawn Griffiths interviews Open Primaries President John Opdycke about the combined efforts to get nonpartisan primary reform passed with an alternative voting method in Alaska, Arkansas, North

The Nation Is Watching Nonpartisan Reformers Make History in 2020 | Independent Voter NewsThe Nation Is Watching Nonpartisan Reformers Make History in 2020 | Independent Voter News

Open Primaries Arkansas. has filed a lawsuit in federal circuit court in response to the Arkansas Supreme Court’s decision to remove. an amendment. from the ballot that would have implemented a nonpartisan, top-four primary with ranked choice voting in the

The 7 Most Difficult States to Cast a Ballot before Election Day | Independent Voter NewsThe 7 Most Difficult States to Cast a Ballot before Election Day | Independent Voter News

Eight states offer early in-person voting, but require an excuse to vote by mail: Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

Every State Where the Duopoly Is Being Challenged in 2020 | Independent Voter NewsEvery State Where the Duopoly Is Being Challenged in 2020 | Independent Voter News

In states like Florida, only primary reform is on the ballot, but in states like Alaska, North Dakota, and Arkansas, voters have an opportunity to completely transform the electoral process.

Louisiana Statewide Race Decided by 17% of Voters, But There Is an “Instant” Solution | Independent Voter NewsLouisiana Statewide Race Decided by 17% of Voters, But There Is an “Instant” Solution | Independent Voter News

"There’s a solution: the ranked-choice voting ballot, as cast by thousands of voters last year in primaries in Alabama, Arkansas and South Carolina and in general elections in Mississippi and, yes, Louisiana.

Alabama Latest Target of Lawsuit Seeking to Ease Election Rules | Independent Voter NewsAlabama Latest Target of Lawsuit Seeking to Ease Election Rules | Independent Voter News

(Arkansas is the only other state that wants to see the copy of a photo ID.).

10 States Where Party Planners Can Host (and Avoid) Representative Primaries | Independent Voter News10 States Where Party Planners Can Host (and Avoid) Representative Primaries | Independent Voter News

Arkansas (83 percent). New Hampshire (82 percent). Maine (82 percent). Alabama (81 percent). Massachusetts (80 percent). West Virginia (80 percent). Utah (78 percent). Mississippi (78 percent). Vermont (only a 77 percent match).