Our current state-by-state, locality-by-locality approach is both inevitable and rational.
What’s wrong with having people request a ballot for each election they intend to vote in, rather than just sending them out willy-nilly?
It was an effort to comply with Senate rules, no matter what Senator Chris Murphy says.
A constitutional amendment could do the trick.
Ilya Shapiro’s Supreme Disorder reviews the history of political jockeying over the Court and the various proposals for reform.