Our readers from Australia shared their thoughts about being required to vote and helped explain the ins and outs of the process.

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  • Australia Tells America: Here’s How to Fix Your Voting ...
    Australia Tells America: Here’s How to Fix Your Voting System by TACEY RYCHTER By TACEY RYCHTER Our readers from Australia shared their thoughts about being required to vote and helped explain the ins and outs of the process.
    11/18/2018 - 6:51 am | View Website
  • Australia Tells America: Here’s How to Fix Your Voting ...
    Election Day is on a weekend. Unlike in the United States, where voters must cram in a trip to the polls on a workday, federal elections and by-elections in Australia are always held on a Saturday.
    11/16/2018 - 3:00 pm | View Website
  • Australia Tells America: Here’s How to Fix Your Voting ...
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    11/15/2018 - 9:17 am | View Website
  • Australia Tells America: Here’s How to Fix Your Voting System
    Australia Tells America: Here’s How to Fix Your Voting System It's a cookout, it's compulsory and it occurs on a Saturday The dirty work of democracy is often compared to the making of sausages, but Australians almost take that maxim literally — turning Election Day into a countrywide barbecue, in which the grilling of hot dogs is optional but voting is compulsory.
    11/14/2018 - 2:05 pm | View Website
  • Australia Tells America: Here's How to Fix Your Voting ...
    'Voting in Australia can be like a party'Since 1924, Australian citizens over the age of 18 have been required to vote in federal elections, by-elections as
    11/12/2018 - 10:00 pm | View Website
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