New Online Publication on U.S. Elections
October 15, 2004
The Department of State's Bureau of International
Information Programs (IIP) announced yesterday its new online
publication "Elections Guide 2004".
part of IIP's ongoing coverage of the electoral process and
campaign developments, this publication provides valuable
context and the up-to-date information.
"Elections Guide 2004" combines
staff-written material with commentary from outside experts
to help international audiences better understand such factors
as the Electoral College, campaign finance, the role of the
media and polling. It also features a comparison of the Republican
and Democratic party platforms on major issues and explanations
of such factors as new voting technologies and ballot initiatives.
"Elections Guide 2004" can
be viewed at the following address: http://usinfo.state.gov/journals/itdhr/1004/ijde/ijde1004.htm