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Does Nebraska Hold The Secret to a Better Democracy? | Independent Voter NewsDoes Nebraska Hold The Secret to a Better Democracy? | Independent Voter News

their legislature. “The numbers don’t lie. Nebraska has one of the most popular and respected legislatures in the country,” he said. “Nebraskans respect their legislature being a problem-solving body.”. He added that the nonpartisan nature of the system has

2019 Anti-Corruption Awards Honors Three Political Disrupters | Independent Voter News2019 Anti-Corruption Awards Honors Three Political Disrupters | Independent Voter News

here. Jane Kleeb. Jane Kleeb is the State Chair of the Nebraska Democratic Party, and the Founder and President of Bold Nebraska. Kleeb is an experienced grassroots organizer and political strategist. Early in her career, she became the Executive Director

79% of State Legislative Incumbents Had No Primary Opposition this Year | Independent Voter News79% of State Legislative Incumbents Had No Primary Opposition this Year | Independent Voter News

states with the highest percentages of Democratic incumbents in contested primaries in 2020 were. West Virginia. , Washington. , Hawaii. , California. , and. Tennessee. In four states—. Idaho. , Nebraska. , North Dakota. , and. Utah. —there were no

Why The Howard Schultz “Spoiler” Argument Is Simply Wrong | Independent Voter NewsWhy The Howard Schultz “Spoiler” Argument Is Simply Wrong | Independent Voter News

Up Next. Campaigns. Why The Howard Schultz “Spoiler” Argument Is Simply Wrong. February 5, 2019. Former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd-Whitman and former Nebraska US Senator Bob Kerrey wrote an essay for CNN.com titled, What Howard Schultz -- Or Any

Nonpartisan Reformers Offer Good News in a Tumultuous 2020 | Independent Voter NewsNonpartisan Reformers Offer Good News in a Tumultuous 2020 | Independent Voter News

the cross-partisan coalitions that have formed in the state legislature under a nonpartisan electoral process. The call featured State Sen. Adam Morefeld and Nebraska Democratic Chair Jane Kleeb. You can find this discussion and all from this series on Open

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

their party affiliation and every voter -Republicans, Democrats, independents, third party - get to vote with the top two vote getters moving on to the general election. Washington and Nebraska have similar systems. "Nonpartisan open primaries are not a

Independent Voter Project Files Brief Supporting Lawsuit Against Bipartisan Debate Commission | Independent Voter NewsIndependent Voter Project Files Brief Supporting Lawsuit Against Bipartisan Debate Commission | Independent Voter News

% rule. They include retired Navy Admiral James Stavridis, former Nebraska Governor and Senator Joseph Robert Kerrey, former Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman, No Labels co-founder and former Connecticut attorney general Clarine Nardi Riddle, No Labels

The U.S. Open and Open Politics | Independent Voter NewsThe U.S. Open and Open Politics | Independent Voter News

2018, which is now being stalled by partisans in the Michigan state legislature — is a political independent and a champion of up-from-the-bottom activism. Jane Kleeb, chair of the Nebraska Democratic Party, has opened her party’s primaries to independent

Don't Blame Justin Amash. Just Fix the System That Broke Him | Independent Voter NewsDon't Blame Justin Amash. Just Fix the System That Broke Him | Independent Voter News

this year will be awarded as in my example. (There will in effect be three tallies, because the statewide RCV winner will get a pair of electoral votes and the winner in each House district will receive one.). Something similar happens in Nebraska

California Elections 2020: Proposition 16 - Repeal Affirmative Action | Independent Voter NewsCalifornia Elections 2020: Proposition 16 - Repeal Affirmative Action | Independent Voter News

Connerly founded the American Civil Rights Institute, which supported ballot initiatives modeled on Proposition 209 in Washington, Michigan, Colorado, Nebraska, Arizona, and Oklahoma. [6]. In 2020, Asm. Shirley Weber. (D-79) introduced the legislation