Voter turnout in the 2014 midterm elections, shown as a percentage of each state’s voting-age population. [Article continues below map]

In case you weren’t paying attention, this was a big week for the Republican Party. On Election Day, the nation swung decidedly to the right. Or, in the profound words of …read more

Source: The Lowdown

The Sad State of Voter Turnout in the U.S. … and California [Map] 13 November,2014Matthew Green

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Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

Email: mgreen@kqed.org; Twitter: @MGreenKQED

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