As I discussed in yesterday’s post at Irregular Times, the effort to convince Maine voters to embrace ranked choice voting is not primarily a home-funded affair. A search of Maine campaign finance records reveals that FairVote BQC, the official ballot question committee in support of
Do Mainers want to start using ranked choice voting, a system by which candidates who successfully identify as “centrist” are most likely to win office? I don’t know; we’ll have to wait and see until Election Day, when Ballot Question 5 is either passed or
During its nine-year history, the privatized-presidential-election corporation called Americans Elect has taken on many names: Americans Elect, Change the Rule, Level the Playing Field, Unity08, Unity12 Task Force. In a post yesterday about the group’s resurrection for 2016, I noted how its recent activity featured
Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?