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Telluride, CO Ranked Choice Voting Ballot Measure
This report examines the history of Ranked Choice Voting in Ohio previously called single transferable vote. The report shows how it was better at representing the state's diversity.
Under RCV, representation of people of color has increased. The multi-ethnic districts becomes more diverse.
This report evaluates the use of Ranked Choice Voting in California. It finds that Ranked Choice Voting is accelerating in adoption and use. Fewer voters skipped the RCV races than before. Rankings are effectively used in election.
The model law contains a raked choice voting ballot, includes tabulation, explains the offices, and covers rulemaking authority.
This fact sheet explains single winner ranked choice voting.
The law explains the election of Mayor and councilmembers of Takoma Park by Ranked Choice Voting.
This study shows that in cities which used rank choice voting candidates spent little time criticizing opponents and engaged in less negative campaigning. Large percent of respondents supported the use of RCV in local elections.
the report compares perceptions of campaigns in similar cities with and without RCV to isolate the effects of RCV elections on campaigns. The result turns that RCV should be used in local lections.
The Fair Representation Act allow voters to fully express their preferences. It creates large districts with up to five members each. It can also help make elections more meaningful, make repsentation more accurate, and open elections better reflect diversity.