What sense does it make to terminate the only federal agency that is responsible for testing and certifying our voting system
Election Transparency articles on Democracy Chronicles
These election transparency articles focus on efforts to introduce openness, communication, and accountability into all levels of government elections. Also see our sections on Election Reform in America and Money in Elections.
New Jersey Open Data Initiative should make it easier for public to find all manner of state information
The non-partisan Kansas City startup Phone2Action Inc launched a new transparency tool Sunday
In 2016, voters on ballot measures across the country faced unprecedented levels of secret spending
When Donald Trump promised to drain the swamp, what exactly did he mean? Did he himself know?
CSPAN is seeking permission to show Presidential elector meetings that have never been previously broadcasted
The rules behind Presidential election recounts vary from state to state and are overseen federally
The apparent goal is sunshine — a more sinister objective may be intimidation by Twitter bots
Campaign against dark money can be advanced by Obama if takes concrete step towards transparency
Partisan arms race of special interest spending in judicial elections reached new heights