How Gerrymandering Got Sexy

Fair Districts PA is calling for better redistricting, to ensure fairer elections. And thousands of Pennsylvanians are rallying behind them

By Stephen St.Vincent

Vote Your City

Want politicians who reflect tolerant urban values? Then we need to ensure urban citizens vote

By Diana Lind

The Citizen Recommends: Philadelphia Ranked Choice Voting

This month, Maine voters approved a better system for deciding who wins elections. A group of Philly activists want to bring it here next

By Stephen St.Vincent

Yesterday, We Voted

We stood in line. We had our say. And we did it at some rather odd places

By Sabina Louise Pierce

Voting November 8? Here’s What You Need to Know

All about the races in the election on Tuesday

By Stephen St.Vincent

How to Really Unrig the Election

Donald Trump is absolutely right that the election is rigged. He's just right for the wrong reasons

By Stephen St.Vincent

How to Really Unrig the Election

Donald Trump is absolutely right that the election is rigged. He's just right for the wrong reasons

By Stephen St.Vincent

Do Something: The Election Edition

First, vote. Then hit up an Election Returns Watch Party at City Diner, embark on an Election Day art crawl and more ways to celebrate your right to vote in Philadelphia

By Josh Middleton

Ideas We Should Steal: Even Year Elections

Cities around the country are moving local elections to even years, when turnout is (relatively) robust. In Philly, that could mean around 190,000 more people voting for the next mayor

By Stephen St.Vincent

Meet the Disruptor: VoteCastr

Finally, a company—with local roots—is set to give voters the same election day play by play the media and political elite have kept hidden from us

By Larry Platt