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The NBC10 Wingmen Poorly Explain Instant-runoff Voting

So, Bill Rappeleye, Bob Plain, and Justin Katz have a discussion about about instant-runoff voting (IRV) and none of them can explain it right. 882 more words


New Brunswick Election

The Dual Electoral System is inspired from the House of Commons where you have a Leader representing the majority of the House and a Leader representing the largest minority of the House. 713 more words


Amending the Constitution to ensure free and fair elections

A U.S. Senate vote is scheduled next month on a proposed Constitutional amendment to empower Congress to enact reasonable campaign finance legislation. The movement to amend the Constitution is a response to recent Supreme Court decisions such as Citizens United and McCutcheon, which overturned campaign finance laws on constitutional grounds, and is seen by many as the best chance to promote clean elections that aren’t dominated by a few wealthy oligarchs. 886 more words

Election-Related Commitments

Off-Cycle Elections and Public Employee Compensation

A lot of people were interested in this Seth Masket article “How Low Voter Turnout Helps Public Employees” over in Pacific Standard Magazine  694 more words

Political Science

Pender: McDaniel Says Conservatives 'Enraged' and Will Be Engaged

McDaniel: Conservatives ‘enraged,’ will be engaged

Geoff Pender, Clarion Ledger, August 12, 2014

Chris McDaniel says conservatives in Mississippi are “enraged” over the U.S. Senate primary and likely to take it out on incumbent Republican state officeholders in next year’s elections. 899 more words

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