Hawaii’s Vanishing Voter: Lessons From Abroad

·By Ian Lind

U.S. lags behind other countries in voter participation. But should boosting turnout be the only goal?


What do you think about Hawaii's low voter turnout? Have you learned about anything in this series that should be implemented here? Should citizens be expected to participate in ways other than voting?

Our Hawaiian Spring Play our Facebook game, Our Hawaiian Spring. Get engaged in this year's elections. Learn about the candidates and their issues. Have fun. And vote! Brought to you by the University of Hawaii Professional Assembly in conjunction with Civil Beat.