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New Hampshire Democrats use ranked choice voting to choose new leader

Matthew Oberstaedt

Last week, New Hampshire’s House Democratic caucus used ranked choice voting (RCV) to choose Representative Renny Cushing as their new leader. The race featured four candidates and required three rounds of counting before a majority winner emerged.

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As the Polls Close Tonight, Listen to the “Spectator States”

Rob Richie

Anyone following American politics closely knows that the national popular vote in presidential elections is always interesting, but never decisive. Who wins and loses the White House is all about the results in the Electoral College.

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Greater use of ranked choice voting backed by 5 Nobel Laureates, More

Rob Richie

Ranked choice voting draws growing support as a sensible solution to problems with our elections, with backers including leading newspapers, elected leaders, democracy reform commissions, and organizations.

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