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If You Like Multiround Tallying That Much

So you’re an IRV advocate? You think that the advantages of a voting system with multiround tallying, as evaluated with respect to the goals of giving voters real choice, eliminating vote splitting, and defeating two-party dominance, outweigh those of all … Continue reading

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Math Applied To Exercise Power

Let me explain something to you by analogy. Most people have bank accounts. Accounting is a mathematical process that is well understood and taught under strict standards. It involves adding and subtracting, and keeping a balance, among other details. But … Continue reading

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A Practical Proposal for Converting the US to a Democratic Republic

Proposed solution: I propose that those of us who are fed up: Organize, State by State. End the power of the parties to decide anything about who is on the ballot in public elections, or who can run in them. What … Continue reading

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Planning to Vote Republican?

I believe there are two kinds of American who are planning to vote Republican. The first kind is the kind who thinks the Republican incumbent is doing a great job and you truly support his work in office. For you, … Continue reading

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Planning To Vote “Democrat”?

Planning to vote with the self-styled “Democratic” Party, because you judge that the Republican is unacceptably bad and you have only two choices? I understand how you feel. The current political system in the US puts you in a bind. … Continue reading

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Not Going to Vote for Evil?

You hold US citizenship and you say you won’t consent to the system by choosing between the Republican and “Democratic” nominees? You just won’t vote? Do you think that simply sitting out the election will change the system? If you … Continue reading

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Waugh 2020-03-16 Proposal for Single-winner Elections

Range In every election for a single-winner office, the voters should have the right to score each candidate with the voter’s choice from among the following grades. Effect Moniker 50 Support 49 Approve -49 Disapprove -50 Oppose President of the … Continue reading

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