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Giving Millions of Citizens A Better Way To Vote | Independent Voter NewsGiving Millions of Citizens A Better Way To Vote | Independent Voter News

and all the places it will either soon be implemented or passed. This includes the Big Apple, a city of over 8 million residents, Massachusetts, Alaska, and many, many efforts nationwide to get ranked choice voting on the ballot or passed through state

6 Big Fights Against Voter Suppression That Neither Party Wants You To Know About | Independent Voter News6 Big Fights Against Voter Suppression That Neither Party Wants You To Know About | Independent Voter News

for better elections. Alaskans for Better Elections launched a ballot committee to put three specific reforms before voters: End “dark money” in Alaska elections;Open primaries to all voters; andImplement ranked choice voting. Alaska has a primary system

Ranked Choice Voting for Presidential Elections Headed to Maine Governor's Desk | Independent Voter NewsRanked Choice Voting for Presidential Elections Headed to Maine Governor's Desk | Independent Voter News

US House and Senate general elections. Ranked choice voting is slated to be used in two Democratic caucuses (Iowa and Nevada) and 4 Democratic primaries (Alaska, Hawaii, Kansas, and Wyoming) in the 2020 presidential election. Maine, however, could be the

Groundbreaking Poll Shows One Primary Rival Beats Biden in Head-to-Head Contest | Independent Voter NewsGroundbreaking Poll Shows One Primary Rival Beats Biden in Head-to-Head Contest | Independent Voter News

'". Ranked choice voting will be used in 4 Democratic caucuses (Iowa and Nevada) and 4 Democratic primaries (Alaska, Hawaii, Kansas, and Wyoming) in 2020. Maine recently became the first state to adopt ranked choice voting for presidential elections. Stay Informed. Get our exclusive. Nonpartisan Reform Report. delivered to your inbox twice a month. Comments. Auto Pager Link

Michigan Voted to End Partisan Gerrymandering; Are Partisan Primaries Next? | Independent Voter NewsMichigan Voted to End Partisan Gerrymandering; Are Partisan Primaries Next? | Independent Voter News

the reform on the 2020 ballot in Florida. Activists in Arkansas, Maine, and Pennsylvania are working to pass legislation and ordinary citizens from Alaska to Connecticut are organizing and speaking out. In California, under Proposition 14, a measure that

Organizations, Lawmakers Push for Open Primaries as Crowded 2020 Field Emerges | Independent Voter NewsOrganizations, Lawmakers Push for Open Primaries as Crowded 2020 Field Emerges | Independent Voter News

Florida to Alaska. Speaking of Florida, Open Primaries and Florida Fair and Open Primaries released the results of a statewide survey that shows overwhelming support for the implementation of a nonpartisan, top-two open primary similar to the systems in

INCREDIBLE: Third Party, Independent Representation Up 40% Since 2014 | Independent Voter NewsINCREDIBLE: Third Party, Independent Representation Up 40% Since 2014 | Independent Voter News

spent another $5,000 against me if they had known I would win,” said Casás. Louisiana and Alaska. Another state with three elected independent lawmakers is Louisiana. They have used a nonpartisan blanket primary since 1977. It’s often called a “jungle

2020 and Beyond: The View from County Road T | Independent Voter News2020 and Beyond: The View from County Road T | Independent Voter News

northwestern Wisconsin of hardscrabble dairy farming, bitter winters and luminous springs. I’ve come here because my companion — a Minnesota-born outdoorsman of Swedish extraction who lived much of his adult life in Alaska and wears a thin fleece jacket in the cold

DNC Debate Exclusions Are Arbitrary and Anti-Democratic | Independent Voter NewsDNC Debate Exclusions Are Arbitrary and Anti-Democratic | Independent Voter News

stage because he did not meet the polling threshold of 1%. Indefensibly, numerous official polls that the DNC used did not include the former Alaskan Senator as an option. “The campaign has retained counsel and is currently in talks with the DNC over the

50 Ways the Democratic and Republican Parties Are The Same | Independent Voter News50 Ways the Democratic and Republican Parties Are The Same | Independent Voter News

In 2000, the Supreme Court invalidated compulsory jungle primaries, where voters could select any candidate, regardless of partisan affiliation, for each race. Alaska does use a blanket primary system that maximizes voter choice, but parties have the