A recent get-out-the-vote experiment shows that turnout in primaries can be cost-effectively enlarged and broadened by targeting voters who only vote in general elections and who are often ignored by campaigns.
How the Palm Center used long-term, strategic communications to break down a widely held belief and overturn a discriminatory Pentagon policy.
Building on a quarter century of get-out-the-vote efforts, MTV’s 2016 “Elect This” campaign will encourage young people to vote in support of the polices that inspire them, rather than the political system that doesn’t.
Fourteen ways to create a marketplace that expresses the wishes and best interests of the many, not the few.
Higher voter turnout in those primaries would help prevent polarization and encourage a well-functioning legislature.
How the Annie E. Casey Foundation has leveraged the power of information and communication to drive public investment in children and their families.
Young people can be more engaged in politics, but major institutions must actually want that to happen.
More people would vote (and a more diverse group of people would vote) if they knew more about candidates’ fundamental policy positions.
Recent randomized field trials provide evidence that most get out the vote mobilization efforts have very modest effects on voter turnout, much less than previously thought.
Why we need to move beyond prevention-only approach, and invest in the rescue and restoration of current victims.