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Department of Justice HAVA website
Federal Election Commission
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency charged with administering and enforcing the federal campaign finance law. The FEC has jurisdiction over the financing campaigns for the U.S. House, The U.S. Senate, the Presidency and the Vice Presidency.
U.S. Department of Justice - Civil Rights Division, Voting Section Home Page
The Voting Section conducts administrative review of voting practices and prodceures and undertakes investigations and litigation throughout the United States and its territories.
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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is an independent, bipartisan, fact-finding agency of the executive branch established under the Civil Rights Act of 1957.
Caltech- M.I.T./Voting Technology Project
The Caltech-M.I.T/Voting Technology Project was established by Caltech President David Baltimore and M.I.T. President Charles Vest to evaluate the current state of reliability and uniformity of U.S. voting systems, establishing uniform attributes and quantitative guidelines for performance and reliabliilty of voting systems, and proposing uniform guidelines and requirements for reliable voting systems.
National Commission on Federal Election Reform
The National Commission on Federal Election Reform, organized by the Miller Center of Public Affairs and The Centruy Foundation, recommended ways to improve the accuracy and fairness of federal elections. It was chaired by former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford.
American Association of People with Disabilities Vote Project
The American Association of People with Disabilities'(AAPD) Vote Project focuses polling place and voting system access for people with disabilities, encouraging disability service providers to comply with the provisions of the National Voter Registration Act, and encouraging people with disabilities to run for office and to get involved in the political process.
Brookings Institution's Study of Election Reform
As a part of the Governmental Studies program, the Election Reform section provides resources including case law, legal and policy materials and legislative developments on election reform.