Primary elections are for the sole benefit of the political parties. These should not be funded by the public, but by the private political parties themselves. The state should only pay for general elections. Limit general elections and do not allow primary elections to piggy-back on a general election.
Every election, a large booklet arrives in the mail. However, there's only about 50% voter turnout. Instead of expensive printing, expensive mailing, and creating more garbage, direct voters to a government website with the same information and produce a fraction of those physical booklets for distribution from official locations. For instance, instead of the booklet, I could receive a postcard for much less cost in ...more »