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Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Tova Andrea Wang on Voter ID Laws

Why Tuesday? Advisory Board member and Vice President for Research at Common Cause Tova Andrea Wang spoke about state voter identification laws at a January 3 press briefing regarding Supreme Court cases Crawford v. Marion County Election Board and Indiana Democratic Party v. Rokita. The American Constitution Society hosted the event.

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Patrick, France is a post-Christian secular country. Relatively few of them attend church, and voting on Sunday does not interfere with their religious practices, because most of the population is not religious...

Posted by John on blog post Why Do We Vote On Tuesday?

In France they last voted on a Sunday. France is despite the Bourbon legacy a largely Catholic country, yet they vote on Sunday...

Posted by Patrick on blog post Why Do We Vote On Tuesday?

I think weekend voting would make the most sense, as people wouldn't have tu run home after work or wake up early to hit the polling stations beforehand.

Posted by Zander on blog post Why Do We Vote On Tuesday?