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Balanced Elimination Voting

A voter can choose to cast a Standard Ballot or an Elaborated Ballot. The standard ballot allows the voter to rank the candidates. Equal ranking is allowed. An elaborated ballot consists of an ordered collection of rules. The head of each rule … Continue reading

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RICHARD FOBES: Ban Single-mark Ballots from Congressional Elections

RICHARD FOBES wrote this by 2012-05-06; the original publication has gone down (http://www.the99declaration.org/votefair/ban_single_mark_ballots_from_congressional_elections?page=2): The 1% is able to outvote the 99% by taking advantage of the weaknesses of single-mark ballots, especially by taking advantage of vote splitting. We are very familiar … Continue reading

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The Allegory of Candidates Hitler and Mussolini

[2013-05-11] When I posted everything below, I was wrongly supporting Ranked Voting. I now support Score Voting or Approval Voting (either one). William Waugh to PaleoRadio 4 hours ago · You say about ranked voting, “we don’t have that”. That’s true, … Continue reading

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