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Czech Mate? Runoff to determine president

Posted on Quick News Rob Richie on January 24, 2018
Czech Mate? Runoff to determine president

Czechia will hold a runoff election this week to pick its president, with votes cast on Friday and Saturday and results to be announced Saturday night.

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Memphis City Council v. Memphis voters

Posted on Quick News Rob Richie on January 24, 2018
 Memphis City Council v. Memphis voters

The curious attack by the Memphis City Council on voters continued in Tennessee last year. Once again bucking the views of the majorities of voters who voted in 2008 for charter amendments to establish ranked choice voting and term limits in city elections.

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How ranked choice voting leads to fair representation in Oscar nominations

Posted on What's New Rob Richie on January 24, 2018
How ranked choice voting leads to fair representation in Oscar nominations

The Academy uses ranked choice voting to select the award for Best Picture at the Oscars to ensure broad support for the winning film.

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Goodbye 2017. On to the year ahead!

Posted on eblasts Rob Richie on December 29, 2017
Goodbye 2017. On to the year ahead!

It’s time to say farewell to 2017 and turn to 2018. We want to share news on the year and ask readers to consider a donation for the work in front of us.

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Remembering John Bayard Anderson, 1922 - 2017

Posted on What's New Rob Richie on December 04, 2017
Remembering John Bayard Anderson, 1922 - 2017

One of my most prized and enduring friendships was with former Congressman, presidential candidate and FairVote board chair John B. Anderson, who died this week at age 95.

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Election Day, Maine news, Comedy Central & more!

Posted on eblasts Rob Richie on November 07, 2017
Election Day, Maine news, Comedy Central & more!

Our communications director and senior fellow David Daley will be the featured guest at 11:30 pm tonight on Comedy Central.

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Big turnouts for ranked choice voting legislative hearings in Maine and Massachusetts

Posted on Quick News Rob Richie on October 20, 2017
Big turnouts for ranked choice voting legislative hearings in Maine and Massachusetts

This month, big turnouts for ranked choice voting legislative hearings in Maine and Massachusetts

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FairVote US House Projects: Monopoly Politics Remains the Right Name

Posted on What's New Rob Richie, Drew Penrose on October 19, 2017
Our '18 House Projections: Monopoly Politics Remains in Place

FairVote has projected the partisan results of the next elections to the U.S. House of Representatives, and the results show a shocking lack of competition or fair representation.

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Alabama Senate Primary and the Ranked Choice Voting Alternative

Posted on What's New Rob Richie, Myeisha Boyd on September 26, 2017
Alabama Senate Primary and the Ranked Choice Voting Alternative

It’s going to take Alabama almost 10 months to fill the seat because of a law that will result in three statewide elections.

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