Pages tagged "Author Eric Kruse"


Utah Parties Switch to Virtual Ranked Choice Voting Conventions

Posted on What's New Eric Kruse on May 06, 2020
Utah Parties Switch to Virtual Ranked Choice Voting Conventions

The state of Utah made history last week when both the Republican and Democratic parties held their annual state conventions using #RankedChoiceVoting in conjunction with online voting.

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Alaska models how to hold an election in a pandemic

Posted on What's New Eric Kruse, Author Jason Kwak on April 16, 2020
Alaska models how to hold an election in a pandemic

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, Alaska became the latest state to conduct an election entirely with VBM, joining Colorado, Utah, Hawaii, and Washington. This provides a stark contrast from Wisconsin’s, in which 48,875 votes were wasted.

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Addressing the Plurality Problem in Presidential Primaries

Posted on What's New Eric Kruse on March 17, 2020
Addressing the Plurality Problem in Presidential Primaries

The 2020 presidential primary season is in full swing. The Democratic Party had a large field of candidates, many of whom have since dropped out. While the remaining candidates have been declared the winners, there has been one clear loser: the majority of voters.

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New York Times: “RCV is having a moment”

Posted on Quick News Eric Kruse on February 12, 2020
New York Times:  “RCV is having a moment”

Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) is once again making headlines. This week, the New York Times jumped headfirst into explaining why RCV is surging in popularity. The NYT’s Jacey Fortin gives an in-depth look at the history of Ranked Choice Voting, how it works, and who supports it.

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