For Immediate Release
/ January 3rd 2006

FairVote in National Media
on Universal Voter Registration

Discusses HAVA and Louisiana elections

FairVote has gotten some especially high profile press recently as experts on voter registration in the United States, and the need now to establish a universal, automatic system of registration.

David Moon
on CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight

FairVote's David Moon appeared on CNN to comment on the need to establish clean and complete voter rolls. "If we had these types of errors in our banking system and ATMs, people would be outraged, and legislators would be lining up to solve the problem." said Moon.

[ See clip of show ]

FairVote oped
in the Washington Post

On how the postponement of New Orleans' elections was a dangerous and undemocratic move, one that points to a larger national problem of how America poorly administers its voter rolls.

[ Read article ]

Other Recent Publications
by FairVote Chairman John B. Anderson

January 1st 2006
Presidential elections all but ignore Illinois
Chicago Tribune

FairVote Chair John Anderson on the harmful impact of the Electoral College.

December 25th 2005
Our two-party system is ripe for change
Miami Herald

Former Congressman, independent Presidential contender and current FairVote Board Chair John Anderson on the party duopoly, limited voter choice, partisan bickering and winner-take-all elections.