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23 Utah Cities Adopt Ranked Choice Voting for 2021 Elections | Independent Voter News23 Utah Cities Adopt Ranked Choice Voting for 2021 Elections | Independent Voter News

New Voting Methods. 23 Utah Cities Adopt Ranked Choice Voting for 2021 Elections. May 11, 2021. It is only May and already 2021 has been a monumental year for ranked choice voting.

Utah Gov Opponents Plead for Civility, Peaceful Transition of Power in #StandUnited PSAs | Independent Voter NewsUtah Gov Opponents Plead for Civility, Peaceful Transition of Power in #StandUnited PSAs | Independent Voter News

Utah Gov Opponents Plead for Civility, Peaceful Transition of Power in #StandUnited PSAs. October 20, 2020. Americans are constantly inundated with the back and forth mudslinging between members of the two parties.

4 Campaigns Discuss How They Terminated Gerrymandering in 2018 | Independent Voter News4 Campaigns Discuss How They Terminated Gerrymandering in 2018 | Independent Voter News

Launch featured Arnold Schwarzenegger and leaders from the 4 successful campaigns to end gerrymandering in their state: Voters Not Politicians Executive Director Katie Fahey (Michigan), Fair Maps Colorado's Kent Thiry, Catherine Kanter from Better Boundaries Utah

Beware The Harvest: What Tops the 6 Downsides of an All-Mail Election | Independent Voter NewsBeware The Harvest: What Tops the 6 Downsides of an All-Mail Election | Independent Voter News

Only. five states. conduct all elections by mail: Colorado, Hawaii, Oregon, Utah and Washington. It took them many years to develop their systems, safeguards and capacity to make such all-mail-in elections possible.

Independent Voters Aren’t Just Growing, They're Changing American Politics | Independent Voter NewsIndependent Voters Aren’t Just Growing, They're Changing American Politics | Independent Voter News

In Utah, legislation was introduced early this year to make it more difficult for voters to switch parties. The official reason was to prevent Democrats from “raiding” the Republican primary.

New Study Concludes Neutral Partisan Effects of Vote at Home | Independent Voter NewsNew Study Concludes Neutral Partisan Effects of Vote at Home | Independent Voter News

The study focuses on the effects of vote-by-mail elections on party turnout share, party vote share, and overall average turnout across counties in three states: California, Utah, andWashington.

2019 Sees Tremendous Surge in Ranked Choice Legislation Nationwide | Independent Voter News2019 Sees Tremendous Surge in Ranked Choice Legislation Nationwide | Independent Voter News

Bills in Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, and Virginia would give local governments the option of using ranked choice voting, similar to the bill that was passed in Utah last year, which has led to 6 cities showing interest in adopting RCV for their

Take The Survey: The Pulse of Independent Voters | Independent Voter NewsTake The Survey: The Pulse of Independent Voters | Independent Voter News

The survey. is being conducted by a committee of leaders from the Independent Voting national network led by Tiani Coleman, President of New Hampshire IndependentVoters, and Randy Miller, leader of Utah League of IndependentVoters.

It’s Common Sense: Let Californians Speak in a Safe Way | Independent Voter NewsIt’s Common Sense: Let Californians Speak in a Safe Way | Independent Voter News

Newsom to do what governors in Illinois, New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Utah, and Washington State have done in lowering registration requirements because of the virus.

Fact Check: Can Mail-In Ballots Be Sent to the Wrong Address? | Independent Voter NewsFact Check: Can Mail-In Ballots Be Sent to the Wrong Address? | Independent Voter News

Prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, Colorado, Hawaii, Utah, Washington and Oregon were already vote-by-mail states. But now California, Nevada and Vermont will also automatically send ballots to registered voters, while still having in-person options.