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Ranked Choice Voting in the Press

Posted Will Mantell on December 29, 2021
Ranked Choice Voting in the Press

As ranked choice voting’s biggest year yet comes to an end, it’s a great time to take a closer look at RCV and FairVote’s recent media coverage. Is this reform breaking through in the media, as it is at the ballot box?

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The Gerrymandering Wars Heat Up

Posted Will Mantell on December 20, 2021
The Gerrymandering Wars Heat Up

Midway into the 2021-22 redistricting cycle, 25 states have completed their redistricting for U.S. House seats. Another 17 have proposals on the table. And every day, more state legislative maps are being locked into place for the next decade. 

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Clark County puts ranked-choice voting on 2022 ballot

Posted Fairvote Washington on December 09, 2021
Clark County puts ranked-choice voting on 2022 ballot

Yesterday, the Clark County Charter Review Commission voted 11-4 to put ranked-choice voting (RCV) on the 2022 ballot. This makes Clark County the second county in Washington to put RCV on the ballot this year, joining San Juan County. Voters in both counties will have a chance to adopt this better voting method.

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Help Fund the Movement for Better Elections

Posted Rob Richie on November 29, 2021
Help Fund the Movement for Better Elections

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday. In this week of family gatherings and expressions of gratitude, I wanted to express my thanks to all of you in our growing family of donors. Please consider a contribution to FairVote. Your donation will help pass election reforms that make our nation stronger and fairer for everyone.

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Special elections cost time and money. RCV can help

Posted Celia Calhoun on November 16, 2021
Special elections cost time and money. RCV can help

This Election Day, three Congressional districts in Florida and Ohio conducted special elections to fill vacancies from legislators who were no longer filling their position. These elections would have been improved with ranked choice voting (RCV). Ranked choice voting eliminates the need for primaries and ensures winners have a mandate to govern their districts.

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