Congressional Member’s Report Card

Political Report Cards

Perspective

BENCHMARKING & BEST PRACTICES

  • As contrasted with the 35 Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) highly developed, democratic countries where the responsibility to register citizens falls on the elected governments. Registration to vote in U.S. is decentralized and an individual responsibility.
  • Registered voters represent a much smaller share of potential voters in the U.S. than in many other OECD countries.

    Voting Age Population (VAP) turnout puts the U.S. behind most of its peers in the OECD.

BEST SOLUTIONS AFFECT CHANGE

RESULTING IN BETTER OUTCOMES