Beyond Voting: Elections and Campaign Financing

This is a unique workshop covering 20 topics related to our electoral systems and presenting specific ideas for bi-partisan civic and political engagement.

Topics include: voting as constitutional right (?), voter rights, voter fraud, voter registration, voter turnout, felon voting, instant runoff elections, redistricting, superdelegates, Electoral College, National Popular Vote, campaign financing, SuperPACS and 501(c)4s, contribution limits, dark money, disclosure, time spent fundraising by elected officials, public attitudes about money in politics, Oregon’s campaign finance database, and public financing of elections.

Made possible by The National Endowment for the Humanities Fund of The Library Foundation.

Target audience:

Adults, 50+

Event type:

Lectures & author talks