A dictionary that focuses on defining critical terminology related to political processes, elections, disability, assistive devices, and inclusive practices.

Challenged Ballot

Ballot provided to individuals who claim they are registered and eligible to vote but whose eligibility or registration status cannot be confirmed when they present themselves to vote. These ballots must be kept separate from other ballots and are not included in the tabulation until the voter’s eligibility is confirmed.

Cross-disability organization

An organization that is comprised of persons with different types of disabilities. For example, Disabled People's International is a network of national disabled persons’ organizations.