Unformatted text preview: v. who participates 1. more educated 2. older people vi. voter turnout 1. Presidential elections-? 49%-60% of eligible voters turnout 2. comparison-? Late 1800s- fair comparision? a. Spoils system b. Ballot types- party ballots versus Australian ballots c. Voter fraud 3. improving voter turnout a. voting age population- VAP b. % of registered voters c. can we improve vot6er turnout by simplifying voter registration e. BCRA- 2002 i. Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (McCain-Feingold) 1. prior to this law no limits on soft money 2. independent expenditures...
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- Spring '08
- Voting Rights Act, voter registration, Voter fraud, Low voter turnout