Georgia - Communicating Local Election Processes to Build Trust
In collaboration with researchers at Emory University, the project highlights recent changes in Georgia’s election and voting laws. Launching an “observatory of local elections” in DeKalb County, the project brings together a diverse collection of citizens including community leaders, students, researchers and local election officials to discuss and promote the public’s confidence in election integrity through diverse communication efforts.
Interfering with the constitutional right to vote was wrong in 1946 and it would be wrong now. Hopefully, history is not repeating itself. But knowing Georgia’s past should make us wary of following an old pattern. By Richard Doner.
Several features of Georgia's electoral arrangements have come under criticism as potential tools of voter suppression or election fraud. By Richard Doner.