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Palm Desert, CA adopts Ranked Choice Voting

David O'brien

Ranked choice voting (RCV) is coming to Palm Desert, California. The city of Palm Desert has agreed to adopt ranked choice voting to settle a lawsuit brought under the California Voting Rights Act (CVRA) to fix vote dilution faced by its Latino population.

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RCV Polls Provide Insights When Candidates Drop Out

Jeremy Seitz-brown

U.S. Senator Cory Booker announced Monday that he is dropping out of the 2020 presidential race, joining recently withdrawn candidates Julián Castro and Marianne Wiliamson. FairVote’s ranked choice voting (RCV) polls of South Carolina in December and the nation last September can help us understand how the news may impact the race. 

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New Hampshire primary voters get a taste of RCV

Adam Ginsburg

While RCV will not be used in the actual New Hampshire primary, many voters in the state will still get a taste of the method. Here's why:

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