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SCOTUS Blocks Wisconsin Deadline Extension for Absentee Ballots | Independent Voter NewsSCOTUS Blocks Wisconsin Deadline Extension for Absentee Ballots | Independent Voter News

Up Next. Legislation. SCOTUS Blocks Wisconsin Deadline Extension for Absentee Ballots. April 7, 2020. The US Supreme Court blocked an attempt to delay voting in Wisconsin's presidential primary over the coronavirus pandemic. The 5-4 vote reversed an order

How to Slay a Dragon | Independent Voter NewsHow to Slay a Dragon | Independent Voter News

Up Next. Opinion. How to Slay a Dragon. March 9, 2020. I recently had the pleasure of watching. Slay the Dragon. , Barak Goodman and Chris Durrance’s stunning documentary on the fight against partisan gerrymandering in Michigan and Wisconsin. It played

Moves in three states to avoid another Wisconsin, even as Sanders bows out | Independent Voter NewsMoves in three states to avoid another Wisconsin, even as Sanders bows out | Independent Voter News

Up Next. The Fulcrum. Moves in three states to avoid another Wisconsin, even as Sanders bows out. April 13, 2020. Originally published on. The Fulcrum. Bernie Sanders ending his campaign, obviating the need for more Democratic presidential primaries, is

2020 and Beyond: The View from County Road T | Independent Voter News2020 and Beyond: The View from County Road T | Independent Voter News

Up Next. Opinion. 2020 and Beyond: The View from County Road T. May 15, 2019. For the last several years, I’ve been spending time in rural Wisconsin in a small farmhouse set on 130 heavily-wooded acres on County Road T, Polk County. This is the

Pro-Voter Groups Stand Up for Safer, Fairer Elections in This Crisis | Independent Voter NewsPro-Voter Groups Stand Up for Safer, Fairer Elections in This Crisis | Independent Voter News

Up Next. Campaigns. Pro-Voter Groups Stand Up for Safer, Fairer Elections in This Crisis. April 8, 2020. ‘Anger.’ ‘Frustration.’ ‘. Controversy. .’ ‘Chaos.’ Those were among the words used to describe Tuesday’s Wisconsin primary as voters were given a

Is SCOTUS About to Finally Give Voters a Win on Gerrymandering? | Independent Voter NewsIs SCOTUS About to Finally Give Voters a Win on Gerrymandering? | Independent Voter News

punted on a prior version of the same Maryland case it will revisit this term; it similarly declined to weigh on a separate partisan gerrymandering case in Wisconsin. With Justice Brett Kavanaugh now seated in place of former Justice Anthony Kennedy, a swing

Fight Over Purging vs. Accuracy of Voter Rolls Arrives in Battleground Pa. | Independent Voter NewsFight Over Purging vs. Accuracy of Voter Rolls Arrives in Battleground Pa. | Independent Voter News

narrow edge in the state, where the result almost always hinges on turnout in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and their close-in suburbs like the places targeted by Judicial Watch. Trump's victory was even narrower four years ago in Wisconsin, fewer than 23,000

Political Competition a No-Show in 2018 Elections | Independent Voter NewsPolitical Competition a No-Show in 2018 Elections | Independent Voter News

to be this way. Just ask Harvard Business School competition guru Michael Porter and Wisconsin business leader Katherine Gehl, who lay the blame squarely on the frozen two-party duopoly and outdated election rules in their sentinel 2017 report. Or ask any

Pro-Voter Reformers: George's Primary Debacle Underscores Need for Vote-By-Mail Nationwide | Independent Voter NewsPro-Voter Reformers: George's Primary Debacle Underscores Need for Vote-By-Mail Nationwide | Independent Voter News

”. Though Georgia has a history of problems, it is not the only state that has faced issues in 2020. Wisconsin faced similar issues in April. Washington DC and Pennsylvania were also plagued by problems on June 2. As the conversation on how to conduct elections in

6 Legislative Efforts to Protect YOUR Right to Vote | Independent Voter News6 Legislative Efforts to Protect YOUR Right to Vote | Independent Voter News

Legislature. However, this means there is an opening for a legislator to be a champion for voters’ rights. 6. Nonpartisan Group Pushes New Nonpartisan Election System in Wisconsin. Former Gehl Foods CEO Katherine Gehl and other Wisconsin business executives are