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FairVote MN Press Articles

Title Published
Siyad Abdullahi and Anthony Newby: Ranked-choice voting isn't likely to confuse anyone 3/11/2015
Brown, Cummins: Maximizing participation before and on Election Day 1/28/2015
Dick Woodbury: No more spoilers, a focus on the issues: 6 reasons it’s time for ranked choice voting in Maine 1/27/2015
Richard Carlbom: Legislature should pass a 'local options' bill to expand ranked-choice voting 12/9/2014
East Bay Express: Oaklanders Understood Ranked Choice Voting 11/19/2014
Star Tribune editorial: Minnesota voters stand apart, at least in part 11/8/2014
Wy Spano: Ranked-choice voting will level the muddy playing field 11/3/2014
Jeanne Massey: Why school board voting isn't ranked-choice, and why it should be 10/28/2014
Jack Uldrich: Ranked-choice voting is needed at all levels 10/16/2014
Mike Griffin: Spread Ranked Choice Voting 8/20/2014
Jake Loesch: Minnesota’s primary problem: It’s time for a change (or two) 8/15/2014
Duluth News Tribune, Local view: Ranked-choice voting has many benefits but is misunderstood 7/7/2014
Morrison County Record: Ranked-choice voting worthy of local option 7/7/2014
Star Tribune Editorial: Open the door wider for ranked-choice voting in Minnesota 4/29/2014
Mayor Pete Lindstrom and Council Vice President Emily Larson: Local governments deserve the option of ranked-choice voting 4/9/2014
Politics in Minnesota: Local-option RCV bill quashed in Senate 3/26/2014
Professor David Schultz: Ranked-choice voting promotes democracy and saves money 3/26/2014
Dave Durenberger: How RCV could help take some of the money out of political campaigns 3/23/2014
Professor David Schultz: Race, class and RCV: Why the Jacobs-Miller study is largely irreleva 3/23/2014
Counterpoint by Professor Matt Filner: Ranked Choice Voting Does Work 3/23/2014
Anthony Newby: Jacobs and Miller Are Wrong 3/18/2014
Duluth News Tribune, Local view: Ranked-choice voting didn’t cause City Council’s appointment fiasco 3/4/2014
Mpls Mayor's Race: KSTP's Tom Hauser talks with Kathryn Pearson 11/24/2013
MPR: Ranked-choice voting meets a crowded field in Minneapolis 11/24/2013
MPR: Minneapolis election is state’s first major test of ranked-choice voting 11/24/2013