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Maine Supreme Court rules ranked choice voting will be used for June primaries

Reid Buskirk

High court determines it would be in violation of separation of powers clause if it were to overrule the current law.

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Preparations advance in Maine for ranked choice voting in June primaries

Rob Richie

The Maine Secretary of State and state election officials put out a draft plan for implementing RCV and solicited public comment.

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Ranked choice voting, third parties and “hacking”

Rob Richie

Former Illinois Congressman John Porter and I have a new Inside Sources commentary on the implications of the recent indictment of Russian agents for seeking to influence the 2016 presidential election by seeking to exploit our “plurality” voting system - one I also had a chance to describe in this Young Turks interview.

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