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Western Massachusetts voters show support for ranked choice voting

Posted on Quick News Chris Hughes on November 12, 2018
Western Massachusetts voters show support for ranked choice voting

An advisory ballot question on ranked choice voting won favor with 62 percent of voters in western Mass

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Election forecasters don’t take RCV into account when making predictions

Posted on Quick News Megan Griffin-shelley on November 09, 2018
Election forecasters don’t take RCV into account when making predictions

Most pre-election forecasts ignored ranked choice voting, which means there's not a lot to go in for Maine's 2nd Congressional District race.

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Student voters can show their power at the polls on Nov. 6

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on November 01, 2018
Student voters can show their power at the polls on Nov. 6

University of Michigan students used the power of the vote to shape Ann Arbor's 1972 elections. The upcoming midterms offer a chance to do it again.

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The Fix-ation on Maine’s historic ranked choice voting elections

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on October 31, 2018
The Fix-ation on Maine’s historic ranked choice voting elections

Maine's historic use of ranked choice voting continues to attract attention and acclaim, the latest being The Washington Post's "The Fix"

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Don’t blame the spoiler; fix the system

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on October 31, 2018
Don’t blame the spoiler; fix the system

Independent gubernatorial candidates in three states have dropped out amid spoiler fears. Ranked choice voting offers a way out of our spoiled system.

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The Atlantic: Fair Representation Act offers ‘a better way’

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on October 29, 2018
The Atlantic: Fair Representation Act offers ‘a better way’

Frustration with partisan politics and lack of representation in the U.S. House is fueling support for the Fair Representation Act.

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London’s ranked choice voting elections pass the test with flying colors

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on October 25, 2018
London’s ranked choice voting elections pass the test with flying colors

The largely successful debut of ranked choice voting in London, Ontario's Monday elections could start the movement for election reform across Canada.

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Freeing third party, independent candidates from being cast as spoilers

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on October 23, 2018
Freeing third party, independent candidates from being cast as spoilers

Libertarian candidates are being cast as spoilers in several close state and federal races. Ranked choice voting solves the spoiler and lets all voices compete.

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The Baltimore Sun backs ranked choice voting to open up Maryland politics

Posted on Quick News Nancy Lavin on October 17, 2018
The Baltimore Sun backs ranked choice voting to open up Maryland politics

The Baltimore Sun joins a growing number of editorial boards backing ranked choice voting.

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Krist Novoselic talks ranked choice voting on "Kennedy"

Posted on Quick News Rich Robinson on October 17, 2018
Krist Novoselic talks ranked choice voting on

FairVote's board chair discussed the upcoming election in Maine and the benefits of RCV.

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