This section provides information on the spread of democracy throughout the world, the connection between democracy and economic well-being, barriers to democracy, efforts by countries to enhance democratic processes, and the receptiveness of various cultures to the idea of democracy.

Providence Journal, October 19, 2016

Rhode Island has historically had trouble recruiting enough election poll workers, so after the September primary, Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea asked the leaders of a dozen large companies and higher education institutions to give their willing staff a paid day off to work the...

Innovations in American Government Awards, December 2, 2015
Innovations in American Government Awards, November 30, 2015