FairVote Minnesota

Making every vote count

What's your favorite benefit of Ranked Choice Voting?
Rank your preferences: 1st Choice2nd Choice3rd Choice
Less partisan polarization
More choices for voters
Upholds majority rule

FairVote MN Press Articles

Title Published
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
Star Tribune talks to voters on Election Day 11/24/2013
David Brauer: What’s the future for ranked choice voting? 11/23/2013
MPR: Legalities keep ranked-choice vote counting in dark ages 11/23/2013
Rochester Post Bulletin: Is ranked-choice voting worth a longer look? 11/23/2013
Rochester Post Bulletin: Ranked-choice voting deserves further study 11/23/2013
Ed Lotterman: Perfect voting systems don't exist, but let's try some better ones 11/18/2013
David Schultz:In Minneapolis, a game changer; in St. Paul, the status quo 11/17/2013
Strib Letter: With ranked choice, third-party voters have a say 11/9/2013
At Issue: Tom Hauser talks with Jeanne Massey and Grace Wachlarowicz about Election Day 11/5/2013