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

Colorado's Kent Thiry, Catherine Kanter from Better Boundaries Utah, Clean Missouri's Sean Soendker Nicholson. Photo Credit: USC Schwarzenegger Institute. Stay Informed. Get our exclusive. Nonpartisan Reform Report. delivered to your inbox twice a month. Comments. Auto Pager Link

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

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 elections. In addition to these bills, several legislators in Maine have introduced

OPINION: Lincoln Was Wrong; Government Of, By, & For The People Was Always Aspirational | Independent Voter NewsOPINION: Lincoln Was Wrong; Government Of, By, & For The People Was Always Aspirational | Independent Voter News

political gerrymandering, spoke powerfully to the idea that everyone has a place in this critical work. Catherine Kanter, who led a similar successful effort in Utah, hammered home the point that it’s up to local organizing, it’s up to all of us, to take it into

HR 1: Bipartisan Support for Popular Political Reform Evaporates in Congress | Independent Voter NewsHR 1: Bipartisan Support for Popular Political Reform Evaporates in Congress | Independent Voter News

to unanimous votes in both chambers in favor of constitutional amendments ending gerrymandering. In Florida, the Koch brothers helped fund the campaign for felon enfranchisement. Independent redistricting won in deep red Utah with campaign ads featuring

10 Nonpartisan Organizations to Watch in 2020 | Independent Voter News10 Nonpartisan Organizations to Watch in 2020 | Independent Voter News

want to follow in Maine’s footsteps and adopt ranked choice voting at the state level, including a promising effort in Massachusetts (see more below), and FairVote staff are devoting their attention to supporting allies in Utah (where several cities may use

The Second American Revolution: 5-Minute Boot Camp For Unrigging Our Government | Independent Voter NewsThe Second American Revolution: 5-Minute Boot Camp For Unrigging Our Government | Independent Voter News

presidential elections.Voters in four states passed measures in 2018 to rein in partisan gerrymandering: Colorado, Utah, Missouri, and Michigan.FairVote won a huge victory when Maine enacted ranked choice voting in a 2016 initiative and was able to retain

2019 Unrig Summit Celebrates Historic Victories Over Two-Party Duopoly | Independent Voter News2019 Unrig Summit Celebrates Historic Victories Over Two-Party Duopoly | Independent Voter News

authentic. At our age we don’t have anything personal to gain, we don’t have an agenda. The authenticity and our honesty in wanting to make North Dakota a better place for our grandkids did the trick.”. Similar stories came out of Missouri, Utah, Florida, and