Charles RichardsonNov 25, 20164 Comments
Not only did Hillary Clinton clearly win the popular vote, her margin is still growing. That marks a problem that America really needs to address.
Charles RichardsonNov 10, 20161 Comment
Donald Trump's victory comes courtesy of the electoral system, not the voters' choice. And that's not something unusual.
Charles RichardsonSep 20, 2016
Russia's Vladimir Putin secures, unsurprisingly, a large parliamentary majority, but courtesy of the electoral system as much as public opinion.
Charles RichardsonSep 1, 20163 Comments
Spain's politicians continue their comprehensive failure to work with the parliament that voters have given them.
Charles RichardsonAug 11, 2016
The Senate will again reflect the variety of Australians' political loyalties rather well. The House of Representatives, rather less so.
Charles RichardsonAug 3, 2016
Decisions on voting rights provide further evidence for the centrality of race to the Republican identity.
Charles RichardsonJul 15, 2016
A roundup of election news from Austria, the United States, Mongolia and Australia.
Charles RichardsonMay 30, 2016
America's Libertarians again choose Gary Johnson as their standard-bearer. And now that we know who the candidates are, some interest is starting to focus on the dynamics of the Electoral College.
Charles RichardsonMay 16, 20162 Comments
The High Court expends little energy in disposing of the constitutional argument against Senate voting reform.