Pages tagged "Quick news"


New open seats: John Conyers, Trent Franks, and Sander Levin will not seek re-election

Posted on Quick News by Author Johnathan Nowakowski on December 08, 2017
New open seats: John Conyers, Trent Franks and Sander Levin will not seek re-election

This week, Rep. John Conyers, of Michigan's 13th District, Rep. Trent Franks, of Arizona's 4th District, and Rep. Levin, of Michigan's 9th District, announced they will not seek re-election in 2018. See how these new open seats impact our projections for the 2018 congressional elections.

Read more

New open seats: Joe Barton and Luis Gutierrez will not seek re-election

Posted on Quick News by Drew Penrose on November 30, 2017
New open seats: Joe Barton and Luis Gutierrez will not seek re-election

This week, Rep. Joe Barton, of Texas's 6th District, and Rep. Luis Gutierrez, of Illinois' 4th District, announced they will not seek re-election in 2018. See how these new open seats impact our projections for the 2018 congressional elections.

Read more

Blame our voting rules, not social media

Posted on Quick News by Myeisha Boyd on November 28, 2017
Blame our voting rules, not social media

FairVote's Rob Richie argues blaming social media for the nation's broken politics is just shooting the messenger

Read more

Election expert: Santa Fe can manage ranked choice voting

Posted on Quick News by Rich Robinson on November 28, 2017
Election expert: Santa Fe can manage ranked choice voting

An op-ed in the Santa Fe New Mexican argues the city will have the easiest path to run a successful first use of RCV in history

Read more

Oregon LWV Supports RCV After Extensive Study

Posted on Quick News by Drew Penrose on November 17, 2017
Oregon LWV Supports RCV After Extensive Study

The League of Women Voters of Oregon has decided to join more than a dozen other state LWV chapters in supporting ranked choice voting.

Read more

RCV advances in Utah with new, localized bill

Posted on Quick News by Rich Robinson on November 17, 2017
RCV advances in Utah with new, localized bill

Voters in Utah got one step closer to being able to use ranked choice voting to elect their leaders.

Read more

Another Election Day winner: Ranked choice voting in Minneapolis

Posted on Quick News by Rich Robinson on November 10, 2017
Another Election Day winner: Ranked choice voting in Minneapolis

Seems voters and candidates in Minneapolis were really happy with its ranked choice voting system.

Read more

Connecticut Continues Tradition of Minority Party Representation in 2017

Posted on Quick News by David O'brien on November 09, 2017
Connecticut Continues Tradition of Minority Party Representation in 2017

On Tuesday, voters across Connecticut went to the polls to vote to elect their local governments. Seventy-eight municipal councils and boards across the state are elected using a form of fair representation voting.

Read more

FairVote’s Rob Richie and Rich Robinson’s piece on Monopoly Politics published in Salon

Posted on Quick News on October 23, 2017
FairVote’s Rob Richie and Rich Robinson’s piece on Monopoly Politics published in Salon

Salon has published a piece by FairVote’s Rob Richie and Rich Robinson on our brand new “Monopoly Politics” report, containing “high confidence” projections for U.S. House races in the upcoming 2018 midterm elections.

Read more

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

Posted on Quick News by 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

Read more

← Previous  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9    31  32  Next →

Join Us Today to Help Create a More Perfect Union