Tagged: Vote

Force people to vote?

STORY HIGHLIGHTS William Galston: Compulsory voting could move politics away from polarization and gridlock Haydon Manning: In Australia, voters face misleading negative ads and banal sloganeering Donna Brazile: We require jury attendance, paying taxes, so...

Will Scotland vote to leave UK?

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Scotland is holding a referendum on independence on September 18 Voters will face a yes/no question: “Should Scotland be an independent country?” A poll on Sunday for the first time suggested that the...

Report: Manfred 1 vote shy on 1st MLB ballot

Report: Manfred 1 vote shy on 1st MLB ballot

Updated: August 14, 2014, 3:53 PM ET Associated Press BALTIMORE — Rob Manfred fell one vote short of the required three-quarters majority on the first ballot Thursday to become the new baseball commissioner, a person...