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9/9/2013 TruthToTell- Minneapolis Mayors Race- Can Rank Choice Voting Meet the Test?
Reformists Rebut RCV Myths in Strib, Insight News Op-Eds
8-29-13 4pm: John Williams live at the Fair talking with Jeanne Massey about Ranked Choice Voting in Minneapolis.
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Open letter to the community: Ranked Choice Voting gives communities of color more opportunities
Larry Jacobs and Joanne Miller are well-respected professors of political science. But the science seemed to be lacking from their recent commentary on ranked-choice voting (Ranked choice could diminish equality, Aug. 7).
They were quick to suggest that RCV disenfranchises certain voters. But they did so with only the flimsiest of evidence a practice to which we are by now well-accustomed with regard to this topic.READ MORE
July 25, 2013 (Minneapolis) -- After a successful, widely praised Ranked Choice Voting rollout in 2009, the city of Minneapolis is gearing up for an even better municipal election this yearwith faster tabulation of RCV results.
The People v. the Plutocrats and Political Scientists
City should see earlier ranked-choice results