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So what about those Texans and Iowans?

Posted by: Judith Kelley, Ph.D. | November 5, 2012 | No Comment |

The Iowa Secretary of State and the Texas Attorney General have both rebuffed OSCE observers, claiming they have no right to observe the election.

What’s up?

In 1990 the US signed a declaration that together with other OSCE states invited observers to national elections. So what’s the issue? Judith Kelley weighs in in this Slate Magazine piece, by Brian Palmer, who explains the controversy.

under: Monitoring Democracy

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