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FairVote Minnesota Executive Director Jeanne Massey discusses Ra
These Minneapolis candidates are on board: Mark Andrew, Jackie Cherryhomes, Dan Cohen, Bob Fine, Betsy Hodges, Don Samuels, Cam Winton and Stephanie Woodruff.
Minneapolis is a wonderful place to live on this, we all agree. (Indeed, its one of the main reasons were all seeking the privilege of being your next mayor!) We have beautiful parks, friendly residents and welcoming neighborhoods. Our city is full of hardworking, civically engaged citizens.
We might all have different ideas about how to keep moving Minneapolis forward, but we all benefit from the opportunity to share our ideas in a strong, accessible democracy. Voters should have more freedom and choices, and every voter deserves an equal voice in our elections.
Thats why were all proud to see our city leading the way by using ranked-choice voting.READ MORE
Don Fraser and George Latimer: Ranked-choice voting upholds majority-rule principle, broadens choice and opens up political process
We come from opposite sides of the river, and we disagree about a few things ... like which Twin City is the smartest, most vibrant and best looking.
But weve always shared essential values, including an unwavering commitment to expanding democracy. All of us have a stake in the future of our cities and our state and we all have the right to help shape that future. Thats why were longtime proponents of ranked-choice voting (RCV), which upholds the principle of majority rule, broadens voter choice and opens up the political process to more people.READ MORE
9/9/2013 TruthToTell- Minneapolis Mayors Race- Can Rank Choice Voting Meet the Test?8-29-13 4pm: John Williams live at the Fair talking with Jeanne Massey about Ranked Choice Voting in Minneapolis.
Reformists Rebut RCV Myths in Strib, Insight News Op-Eds
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