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Meet The Team: Chris Hughes

Posted on What's New Chris Hughes on January 08, 2016
Meet The Team: Chris Hughes

I lucked out in finding FairVote when looking for post-law school jobs. My career advisor at NYU forwarded FairVote’s website on to me right as my final semester of law school was starting and my hopes of finding a job in voting rights were dwindling, fast.

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Louisiana's Cajun Primary: An Innovative Primary Undone by Electoral Stagnation

Posted on What's New Chris Hughes on November 20, 2015
Louisiana's Cajun Primary: An Innovative Primary Undone by Electoral Stagnation

Louisiana's innovative election system lacks true competition in practice, with most incumbents largely unopposed and unaccountable to voters. The Bayou State could promote the goals of majoritarian outcomes and real voter choice if it consolidated both elections with the use of ranked choice voting, which it already uses for some absentee ballots.

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Rich Tradition of Minority Party Representation Continues in Pennsylvania and Connecticut

Posted on What's New Chris Hughes on November 13, 2015
Rich Tradition of Minority Party Representation Continues in Pennsylvania and Connecticut

This year on Election Day in towns, cities, and counties across Pennsylvania and Connecticut minority parties earned representation thanks to fair representation voting methods. The use of "limited voting" in these places, which has been in place for decades, continues to ensure more political diversity throughout these states than we see in most of the United States today.

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