Pages tagged "Topic Deep Dives"


The United States’ history of third party candidates: Is the problem with third parties, or with our binary election system?

Posted on What's New Pedro Hernandez on May 19, 2020
The United States’ history of third party candidates: Is the problem with third parties, or with our binary election system?

Justin Amash’s short-lived presidential campaign in this year’s election led to immediate vitriol and questions on how a third-party candidate may impact who becomes President. We proposes a simple fix to this problem: adopt #RankedChoiceVoting.

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A History of Third Party and Independent Presidential Candidates

Posted on What's New Julia Foodman on July 16, 2019
A History of Third Party and Independent Presidential Candidates

Wondering how past presidential elections might have been different with ranked choice voting? Check out this deep dive by communications intern Julia Foodman.

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National Popular Vote: A Status Update

Posted on What's New Julia Foodman on July 01, 2019
National Popular Vote: A Status Update

In light of the recent Democratic primary debates, the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact (NPVIC) is in the national spotlight. We have compiled a history and a status update on each state's progress with the measure.

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