Voting http://tpr.org en County Considering Early Voting Sites On College Campuses http://tpr.org/post/county-considering-early-voting-sites-college-campuses <p>Bexar<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County is exploring the feasibility of placing early voting sites on several Alamo Colleges campuses.</span> Officials say it’s an idea that has been tried sporadically at different colleges around town, and now the local League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) wants to make the idea permanent.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:18:02 +0000 Eileen Pace 25476 at http://tpr.org County Considering Early Voting Sites On College Campuses Low Black Turnout At Polls Means Struggle Isn't Over, Says Chair Of Legislative Black Caucus http://tpr.org/post/low-black-turnout-polls-means-struggle-isnt-over-says-chair-legislative-black-caucus <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;This week of&nbsp;</span>Juneteenth,<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> we're taking a look at the 2012 voting numbers for African-Americans, and why there is a gap between younger generations and those from the</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;civil rights era of the 1960s. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 19:56:35 +0000 Ryan Poppe 13486 at http://tpr.org Low Black Turnout At Polls Means Struggle Isn't Over, Says Chair Of Legislative Black Caucus The Source: Low Information Voters And The Ravenous Brain http://tpr.org/post/source-low-information-voters-and-ravenous-brain <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The low-information voter: The often-complained-about citizen who knows when voting day is, but not enough to make a sound decision on the issues, or candidates.</span></p><p>At least that is what the people who lose think.</p><p>This term is often thrown around when "people vote against their interest" or "the media frames an issue in a way to mislead." &nbsp;</p> Tue, 14 May 2013 15:27:11 +0000 Paul Flahive 11335 at http://tpr.org The Source: Low Information Voters And The Ravenous Brain