FairVote Minnesota

Making every vote count

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Rank your preferences: 1st Choice2nd Choice3rd Choice
Less partisan polarization
More choices for voters
Upholds majority rule

FairVote MN Press Articles

Title Published
Letter by Sen. Patricia Torres Ray: Ilhan Omar's primary win would have been even better with RCV 8/15/2016
Eric Black: The U.S.: a four- or five-party country jammed into a two-party system 8/10/2016
Letter in Rochester Post Bulletin: Ranked choice voting will provide better election outcomes 8/5/2016
Larry Diamond: Democracy in Decline - How Washington Can Reverse the Tide 8/1/2016
Tim Penny and Jeanne Massey: The case for Ranked Choice Voting 6/13/2016
Jeanne Massey: Ranked-choice voting would avert many of the election dilemmas seen this year 6/13/2016
Tim Penny in Duluth News Tribune: Ranked-choice would avoid our current electoral mess 5/20/2016
Lori Sturdevant: The 2016 campaign: A game of 'what if?' in the presidential race 4/29/2016
U.S. Electoral Reform: A Conversation with Larry Diamond 4/27/2016
Ellen Brown in Pioneer Press: Silver Lining 4/24/2016
Jim Watkins in SWJ: Apathy and disillusionment: Inaction cut from two very different cloths 4/13/2016
Forbes: A Simple Fix For The Broken American Voting System 1/14/2016
Noecker wins runoff for St. Paul City Council seat 11/10/2015
Star Tribune Editorial: Even after setback, Minnesotans should keep pressing for ranked-choice voting 11/8/2015
Ellen Brown: Attacks by outside groups have no place under Ranked Choice Voting 10/30/2015
Senator Dave Durenberger: Ranked-choice voting selects best candidates 10/29/2015
Wy Spano: Ranked-choice voting can help rescue Minnesota Nice, if we let it 10/29/2015
Letter to the edtior: As absentee voting begins 9/23/2015
Star Tribune Editorial: Duluth should adopt ranked-choice voting, scrap low-turnout primaries 9/19/2015
Dave Pinto: Ranked-choice voting: It's easy as 1-2-3 9/19/2015
Professor Jack Nagel: In electoral systems debate, math is only as good as assumptions about behavior 8/3/2015
Duluth Local View: Ranked-choice voting essential to secure democracy for all 5/30/2015
Star Tribune Counterpoint: The ranked-choice alternative to the political machine 5/27/2015
Richard Carlbom: Ranked voting: A better way to elect school leaders 5/11/2015
Siyad Abdullahi and Anthony Newby: Ranked-choice voting isn't likely to confuse anyone 3/11/2015