Category Archives: Tool Kit

Mis-Under-Over-Estimating Mainers

The Use and Abuse of Statistics, Cartoon Credit: Dr. Judith Grabiner

More research flaws in anti-election day registration study One portion of the report issued by a prominent opponent of Election Day registration in Maine involves a chart titled “More Registered Voters than Voting-Age Citizens.” This has gotten relatively little attention, although it was mentioned by No on 1 advocate Rep. Jonathan McKane in a recent on-line […]

Cheap is cheap: A further point about that election-day registration poll

  In polling, you get what you pay for To date, only one public poll has been released about the effort to restore Maine’s 38 year-old practice of election day registration. The effort to place additional burdens on Maine voters is part of a national project which, in some places, has even targeted military voters. […]