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Elections 2004


Election Process (Electoral College, Election Reform etc. )
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U.S. Elections 2004 U.S. Dept. of State/IIP, 2004 Adobe PDF Document
This publication provides an introductory overview of the American electoral process for people who are not familiar with U.S. election practices and traditions.
Wahlen 2004 U.S. Dept. of State/IIP, 2004 Adobe PDF Document
· Das amerikanische Wahlverfahren I · Das Wahlmännerkollegium I · Die Nominierung als Präsidentschaftskandidat und die amerikanische Demokratie I · Die politischen Parteien in den Vereinigten Staaten I · Lexikon
Election Focus Newsletter 2004. U.S. Dept. of State/IIP Adobe PDF Document
Presidential Elections in the United States: A Primer
(CRS Report) Adobe PDF Document
Frequently Asked Questions


Background (general information)
American Presidency and Elections (Grolier Online)
By the People - Election 2004 (PBS)

· Campaigns 2004 (Council on Foreign Relations)

· Election Law (FindLaw)
· Elections 2004 (Washington Post)
· Elections 2004 (Foreign Press Centers/Department of State)
· Election Information (National Association of Secretaries of States)
· Elections in the United States (Columbia Encyclopedia)
· Federal Election Commission
The Federal Election Commission (Government Manual 2003/2004) Adobe PDF Document
· Online NewsHour: Vote 2004 (PBS)
· Die Präsidentschaftswahlen ( Deutsch
· Presidency 2004 (
· Project Vote Smart

· U.S. Elections (InfoPlease Almanac)
· U.S. Elections 2004 (U. S. Department of State/IIP)
U.S. Presidential Election, 2004 (Wikipedia)

· Election Process (Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids)
· Elections (

more links
· General Election USA 2004 (The Green Papers)
· LII Theme Collection: 2004 Presidential Election (Librarians' Index to the Internet)
· P2004 Race for the White House (Democracy in Action/ George Washington University)
· Politics/ Election. The Journalist's Toolbox (American Press Institute)
· United States > Government > Elections (Google Web Directory)
· U.S. Government > Elections > 2004 Presidential Election (Yahoo!)


Electoral College
· A Procedural Guide to the Electoral College (Office of the Federal Register)
· Distribution of Electoral Votes (U.S. Federal Election Commission)
· Frequently Asked Questions: U.S. Electoral College (National Archives)
· Electoral College 2004 (Green Papers)
State by state elector allocation, population (2000 census), percentage of total electors, percentage of total US population Alphabetically by state I By state population

· How the Electoral College Works (U.S. Federal Election Commission)
· How the Electoral College Works (Howstuffworks Inc.)
· Presidential Elections and the Electoral College (Library of Congress)
· US Electoral College (National Archives)

· Das Wahlmännerkollegium (Wahlen 2004)Adobe PDF Document
· Electoral College: How It Works in Contemporary Presidential Elections. CRS Report, updated Sept.8, 2003Adobe PDF Document
· The American Electoral College Adobe PDF Document
· The Electoral College by William C. Kimberling, Deputy Director, FEC Office of Election Admin
· The Electoral College: Reform Proposals in the 107th Congress (CRS Report)


Election Reform
· Election Reform Information Project (sponsored by Pew Charitable Trusts )
· Election Reform: What's Changed, What Hasn't and Why (
· Election Reform and Electronic Voting System (DREs): Analysis of Security Issues (CRS Report)
· Elections Reform: Overview and Issues. CRS Report, updated Sept.25, 2003 Adobe PDF Document