Time to Revive Puerto Rican Voting Rights
- Cautious reform. DUDLEY, DOMINIC // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/4/2011, Vol. 55 Issue 44, p32
The article offers information on the approach to democratic reform of United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE government has substantially increased the number of people eligible to vote in 2011 Federal National Council elections. More citizens have been invited to participate on the fringes of the...
- Should The Legal Voting Age Be Lowered To 18 Years? CON. // Congressional Digest;Mar1954, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p95
The article focuses on lowering the legal voting age to 18 years. The statements made by The Washington Times-Herald are that the women don't do as much fighting as men-at least in a military way-yet American women have equal voting rights with American men. Nobody argues that, because the women...
- Should The Legal Voting Age Be Reduced To 18 Years? CON. Glasgow, Arthur Graham // Congressional Digest;Aug/Sep44, Vol. 23 Issue 8/9, p207
Presents the Committee on State Legislation of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York's statement, entitled "We Vote No," opposing the proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution extending the right to vote to 18-year-old citizens.
- Exercising Right to Vote Important Even in 'Off' Years. Quigley, Samantha L. // All Hands;Aug2005, Issue 1060, p7
Focuses on the importance to exercise one's right to vote. Need for absentee voters to look at all issues which concern in their state of legal voting residence; Preference of each individual voter to decide what issues are important; Means for military members or other citizens overseas to vote.
- Should The Legal Voting Age Be Reduced to 18 Years? CON. // Congressional Digest;Aug/Sep44, Vol. 23 Issue 8/9, p217
Presents an excerpt from the August 13, 1943 editorial in "The Times-Herald," commenting on the action taken by the state of Georgia in reducing the voting age to 18.
- The Swiss do it up to six times a year. Slabber, Engela // Finance Week;2/23/2004, p13
Focuses on the practice of suffrage in Switzerland. Factual background on the Swiss consensus government since the introduction of a democratic state in 1874; Elections and amendment to the constitution.
- SUBJECTS OF ELECTORAL PROCESS. Khudoley, D. M. // Perm University Herald. Yuridical Sciences / Vestnik Permskogo U;2014, Issue 4, p61
Introduction: in article classifications of subjects of electoral process are analyzed. The purpose: to define a place and a role of the various subjects participating in electoral process. Methods: in article are used general scientific (dialectics, the analysis and synthesis, abstraction and a...
- Should non-citizens have voting rights? Fleming, Sibley // American City & County;Sep2004, Vol. 119 Issue 10, p10
Focuses on the debate over non-citizen voting rights in local and school board elections in the U.S. Effort of non-citizens in New York to have non-citizen voting rights extended for municipal elections; Arguments posed by non-citizen suffrage on the issue; Remarks from several citizens and...
- Voting Rights Progress. // America;5/22/1982, Vol. 146 Issue 20, p392
The author reflects on the progress of the voting rights of U.S. citizens as of May 1982. The author argues that among all civil rights, suffrage is the most important of all as it is often the way by which other rights are achieved by a person. An overview of the updated version of the Voting...