Policy

Northern Illinois Univ.: Study analyzes “cost of voting” in each state

Northern Illinois Univ.: Study analyzes “cost of voting” in each state

Wide variations among the 50 states when it comes to the ease of casting a ballot are impacting civic participation in the United States, a 2018 study shows.

LA Times: Activists are helping fix the American election system

LA Times: Activists are helping fix the American election system

This opinion piece, by Prof. Josh Douglas of the University of Kentucky Law School, pulls together various elections reforms, including Vote at Home, being pushed by individual citizens.

NY Times: The myth of the hacker-proof voting machine

NY Times: The myth of the hacker-proof voting machine

Simply because electronic voting machines and voting systems aren’t connected to the internet doesn’t mean they aren’t vulnerable to attack. Time-tested paper ballots are the surest way to secure our elections.

Vox: Voting at home: a simple reform that works wherever it’s tried

Vox: Voting at home: a simple reform that works wherever it’s tried

Recent experiments in Alaska and Nebraska show vote by mail dramatically increases voter convenience, ensures the security of elections, and saves states and localities money.

50 states mapped on continuum of mail-ballot access

50 states mapped on continuum of mail-ballot access

This report reviews the array of election laws and practices that govern vote by mail across the states. The goal is to shed light on how voters currently approach voting at home in each state.

Permanent mail ballot delivery best practices

Permanent mail ballot delivery best practices

Vote at Home’s best practices for on how to write and implement legislation for legislators and activists who want to move from step 3, no excuse required to step 4, permanent mail ballots.