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December Common Ground E-Newsletter
Dec. 14, 2012, 3:33 p.m.

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Love the Work Vote Smart Does? Be a Part of It!
Nov. 30, 2012, 7:47 p.m.

Are you a student or recent graduate interested in contributing to Project Vote Smart's mission of providing factual, free and unbiased information on your elected officials? Then our National Internship Program is for you! 

November Common Ground E-Newsletter
Nov. 21, 2012, 12:14 p.m.

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Same-Sex Marriage Wrap-Up
Nov. 19, 2012, 3:23 p.m.

Over the past few years, the country has witnessed an abundance of legislation on both the state and national levels regarding same-sex marriage.

Candidates Flunk 20-Year Study of Political Courage
Oct. 29, 2012, 2:07 p.m.

A  20-year study of over 15,000 congressional candidates and their willingness to answer questions on the major issues

October Common Ground E-Newsletter
Oct. 21, 2012, 8:41 a.m.

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VoteEasy Tool Launched in New York
Oct. 18, 2012, 2:07 p.m.

VoteEasy Tool Launched in New Hampshire
Oct. 8, 2012, 4:48 p.m.

September Common Ground E-Newsletter
Sept. 28, 2012, 3:04 p.m.

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Do your candidates have political courage?
Sept. 28, 2012, 2:42 p.m.

Find out if your state-level candidates have shown courage in their 2012 campaigns. 

VoteEasy Tool Launched in New Jersey
Sept. 25, 2012, 11:57 a.m.

VoteEasy Tool Launched in New Mexico
Sept. 5, 2012, 3:36 p.m.

August E-Newsletter
Aug. 30, 2012, 1:36 p.m.

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July Common Ground E-Newsletter
July 13, 2012, 8:32 a.m.

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June Common Ground E-Newsletter
June 12, 2012, 12:53 p.m.

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Will your candidates show political courage?
May 23, 2012, 2:24 p.m.

Every election year, Project Vote Smart uses the Political Courage Test (PCT) to measure the willingness of candidates to provide their positions on key issues. Find out now if your candidates are currently being tested. 

May Common Ground E-Newsletter
May 17, 2012, 12:17 p.m.

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April Common Ground E-Newsletter
April 24, 2012, 8:45 a.m.

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Common Ground E-Newsletter, February
Feb. 7, 2012, 9:38 a.m.

Iowa has spoken
Jan. 5, 2012, 8:16 a.m.

As expected, the Iowa Caucus, the first nominating contest of the 2012 election season, proved to shake things up inside the GOP race.

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