How Did California’s Voter Registration Rate Get So High? Eric McGhee November 14 2019 Voter registration is the highest it has been before a primary election since World War II, according to the latest information from the California Secretary of State.
Is California Turning Even Bluer? Eric McGhee October 25 2018 Some of California’s Republican-held House districts were won by Hillary Clinton in 2016. Voter registration patterns could offer clues about whether this Democratic shift will continue.
The End of the Post-Partisan Era? Mark Baldassare October 11 2016 New voter registration figures show that a partisan shift under way for several years has accelerated during the 2016 presidential election.
Voter Registration: Not Quite Automatic Yet Eric McGhee November 11 2015 A new law has the potential to register millions more Californians to vote—depending on how it is implemented.
Testimony: Four Important Questions about Voting in California Eric McGhee March 30 2015 Low voter registration is about more than administrative hurdles. Many of the people who do not register are expressing a deeper disengagement from politics and public life.