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in Tavern, What's New

May 22, 2015

Leadership: Standing for More Than Office

The 2016 presidential campaign is underway with a large slate of candidates, at least on the Republican side.

What are the qualities we look for in a leader?

Which is more significant, policy positions or personal character? Experience or vision?

In this imagined conversation at Christiana Campbell’s Tavern, Baptist preacher Gowan Pamphlet and esteemed jurist … Continue Reading »

in Tavern, What's New

November 4, 2014

Is Rolling Polling the right way to vote?

By Bill Sullivan

As Americans head to the polls today, much of the news coverage is focused on turnout. Inevitably the numbers will disappoint, at least in comparison with a presidential election year.

But what does “turning out” even mean?

Political analysts estimate that more than a quarter of the votes in the 2014 election will be cast in early … Continue Reading »

in What's New

November 6, 2012

Vote Today!

No matter who you are, someone in history worked hard to give you the right to vote. Honor their vision and vote today.

Find your polling place.

in Podcasts

November 5, 2012

Elections’ Bitter History

The hallmarks of an American election were just beginning to emerge in the race of 1796, when Adams and Jefferson saw the first hints of negative campaigning, party politics, and mudslinging.

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in What's New

November 2, 2010

Did social media influence your political choices?

Were your election choices affected by the online community? Share your thoughts on politics in the age of blogs in iCitizenForum.

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in What's New

October 26, 2010

Are candidates’ indiscretions more important than issues?

How much bearing does a candidate’s personal life have on his or her potential political performance? Share your thoughts on the issue this week on iCitizenForum.

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