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    Representative Hoyer on the Voting Rights Act

    Representative Steny Hoyer (D-MD) spoke on the House floor about the work Congress needed to do on the Voting Rights Act.

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    Young Voters and Running for Public Office

    Jennifer Lawless talked about Running from Office: Why Young Americans are Turned Off to Politics. In her book she argues the current political system has discouraged young people from…

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    Broadening the Conservative Base

    Panelists at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) talked about broadening the conservative base.

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    Voting Access and Election Administration

    Members of the Presidential Commission on Election Administration (PCEA) and White House counsel Neil Eggleston talked about various aspects of the voting process in federal…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Should the U.S. require mandatory voting?” The question was taken from a question President Obama was asked at a…

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    Voting Rights for Felons

    Maryland State Delegate Cory McCray (D), a former drug dealer who served multiple prison sentences, talked about efforts in his state to restore voting rights to felons. Topics…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the topic: “Minority Vote in 2016.” The lines were divided between…

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    Democratic Outreach Efforts

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and other House Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about their party’s efforts to increase political participation and protect voting…

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    Annual British Youth Parliament Debate, Teen Voting Rights

    More than 300 members of Great Britain’s youth parliament, ages 11 to 18, gathered in the British House of Commons for their annual debate. The students debated five topics that…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Why do you vote, or not vote?” Coral Davenport spoke by phone about the previous-day Justice Department…

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    Voter Identification Requirements

    Panelists talked about expanding political rights for voters with disabilities, voter identification laws, and the role of candidates in political discourse.  “Got…

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    Voting Rights and Persons with Disabilities

    “More Power to More People: How the ADA and the CRPD are Expanding Political Rights” was a plenary session of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems' U.S. Election…

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    Elections and Campaign Finance

    Panelists talked about the role of the federal government in elections and the future of campaign finance regulation.

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “How enthusiastic are you about voting on Election Dau?” Siobhan Hughes spoke by phone about how voter enthusiasm…

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    Felony Voting Laws

    Marc Mauer joined by telephone to discuss laws that bar an estimated six million convicted felons from voting. He described the variety of state laws, the effect they have on…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines, including a line for convicted felons, were open for viewer commentary on the question: “Should Convicted Felons Have the Right to Vote?” Marc Mauer, executive…

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    Voting in America

    Stephen Spaulding talked about a report from Common Cause examining voting procedures in the states following President Obama’s establishment of an independent commission aimed at…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read, and telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Do you plan to vote in the 2014 midterm elections?” Professor Michael McDonald…

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    Voter Identification Laws and the 2014 Midterm Elections

    Election experts Sherrilyn Ifill and Hans von Spakovsky spoke at a National Press Club Newsmaker event on the potential impact on the 2014 midterm elections of state voter identification…

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    Court Rulings on Voting Rules

    Dale Ho spoke via video link from New York City about court rulings on voting rules that may affect several Senate and governor’s races. C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news…

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