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Support for Ranked Choice Voting grows rapidly in Golden State

Posted Rob Richie, Adam Ginsburg on October 16, 2019
Support for Ranked Choice Voting grows rapidly in Golden State

Despite a setback this week, Caflifornia reformers have every reason to be optimistic about expanding RCV. A remarkable coalition effort involving major civil rights groups and thousands of grassroots activists came together to urge California Governor Gavin Newsom to allow general law cities and counties to join charter cities and counties in being able to adopt RCV.

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The Fastest Route To Nationwide Use Of Ranked Choice Voting Goes Through Jacksonville

Posted Perry Waag on October 14, 2019
The Fastest Route To Nationwide Use Of Ranked Choice Voting Goes Through Jacksonville

“Bold New City of the South,” “Where Florida Begins,” “It’s Easier Here”—those have all been taglines for Jacksonville, Florida through the years, ever since the city and county governments consolidated in the late 1960’s. Each is incredibly relevant to getting ranked choice voting (RCV) passed, not just in Jacksonville, not just in Florida, but across the country.

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Why America needs the RCV Act

Posted Adam Ginsburg on September 25, 2019
Why America needs the RCV Act

12 US House members recently introduced the RCV Act, which would adopt RCV in all congressional elections by 2022. By ensuring majority support, eliminating vote-splitting, eradicating costly run-offs, incentivizing diverse 3rd-party perspectives, and encouraging positive campaigns, the RCV Act would make our system work better.

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