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The findings also raise a warning about the adequacy of civic education programs and media coverage of elections to help citizens to accurately judge the performance of their representatives. Understanding how to improve voter decision-making may have important implications for democracy.

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Understanding how to improve voter decision-making may have important implications for democracy.

First, "may" (read: permission) should be might (read: possibility).

Second, yes, understanding voter decision making is important and it's something neither the government nor anybody, any body (of people), working with it needs concern itself about more than it has. In fact, this subject is something both entities should remove themselves from.

If there are regulations, let them be from the individual. Who's concerned about politics will go the distance, he'll learn what's what. The mentally adrift will float away and the focused will persist and achieve accurate assessment.

School's fine. Just don't let it get in the way of thinking. -Me

Study nature, not books. -Walton Forest Dutton, MD, in his 1916 book whose subject is origin (therefore what all healing methods involve and count on), simple and powerful.