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
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
Ellen Brown in Pioneer Press: Silver Lining 4/24/2016
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
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