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Yes on 2 for Ranked Choice Voting in Massachusetts
Jesse Mermell’s Pitch to Ranked Choice Voting Campaign Becomes a Reality
Jesse Mermell officially joins Yes on 2 Campaign For Immediate Release  — Boston, Mass. – September 23, 2020 - The Yes on 2 campaign has officially brought former 4th Congressional...
The Boston Globe
Ranked-choice voting is a better way to vote
By Elizabeth Warren and Jamie Raskin |  September 18, 2020 — Across the country nearly 1,000 people are dying each day from COVID-19, an infectious disease that should have been under control...
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The Latest Argument For Ranked-Choice Voting? Last Week’s Primary
By  Ismar Volić |  September 9, 2020 — To the skeptics of ranked-choice voting: Look no further than last week's Fourth District Democratic primary elections, where Jake Auchincloss won the primary with 22.4% of the...
We Need Ranked-Choice Voting — And This November We Can Make It Happen
By  Dan Kennedy  |  September 2, 2020 — As of Wednesday morning, it was still unclear who had won the Democratic primary in the Fourth Congressional District. In a field...
Yes on 2 for Ranked Choice Voting in Massachusetts
Yes on 2 Campaign: “4th Congressional District Primary is a Prime Example of Why Massachusetts Voters Would Benefit from Ranked Choice Voting”
4th CD primary too close to call, leading candidates both with less than 25% each For Immediate Release:  Contact: Charlie@sqcomms.com, 617-894-6905 — Boston, Mass. – September 2, 2020 - The Massachusetts...
Candidates in 4th District primary back ranked choice voting
With so many qualified candidates, the winner of this election will most likely need under 20% to win with massive advantages for those from large cities and who can self-fund...
New WBUR/MassINC Poll Shows Majority of Mass Voters who know Ranked Choice Voting Support ‘Yes on 2’
The Campaign Starts as a Statistical Tie with a Clear Path to A Majority Win For Immediate Release: Contact: Charlie@sqcomms.com, 617-894-6905 — Boston, Mass – August 13, 2020 – The...
Letter: Give ranked choice voting a chance, Massachusetts
By ANDREW BLOOM  |  August 6, 2020 — To the editor: Following the largest and most successful referendum signature campaign in the history of the commonwealth, ranked choice voting will...
Letter: Vote yes for ranked-choice voting
By MONICA & BOB FOLEY  |  August 2, 2020 — With ranked-choice voting, there is no more concern that you are “wasting” a vote, and no more candidates seen as...
Yes on 2 – Ranked Choice Voting Initiative Unveils Honorary Campaign Co-Chairs
Business, political, academic and nonprofit leaders from across the political spectrum will lead the campaign for Ranked Choice Voting in Massachusetts For Immediate Release:  Contact: Charlie@sqcomms.com, 617-894-6905 — Boston, Mass...
It’s Official: Massachusetts Voters to Decide Ranked Choice Voting on November Ballot
MA Secretary of State William Galvin Confirms Ranked Choice Voting Initiative For Fall ballot For Immediate Release: July 13, 2020 — Boston, Mass. – Voter Choice for Massachusetts 2020 has...
Talking Points Memo
COVID-19 Might Not Sideline Expansion Of Ranked Choice Voting Reform In These Key States
The most well-known benefit of RCV is ensuring that the winner of an election receives support from the majority of voters. This is critical in heavily contested elections.   By...
Ranked Choice Voting Initiative Unofficially Clinches its Place on the MA Ballot as Voter Choice for Massachusetts 2020 Submits Record Number of Signatures to Secretary of State Galvin
Campaign Reaches Another Milestone to Bring Ranked Choice Voting to MA; Has Now Submitted More Than 136,000 Signatures to the MA Secretary of State’s Office  For Immediate Release: July 1,...
Ranked choice voting can promote equality
Helps remove extreme partisanship from political process   By VERNON K. WALKER  |  June 25, 2020 ⁠— “I am convinced that if we are to get on to the right...
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Ballot initiative on ranked choice voting continues to gain steam
By MATT MURPHY  |  June 18, 2020 — Elections may never be the same after COVID-19. As the Legislature steams toward passage of a massive expansion of vote-by-mail for the...
Voter Choice for Massachusetts 2020 Submits Record-Setting Number of Signatures for Ranked Choice Voting Ballot Initiative
Campaign Reaches Milestone to Bring Ranked Choice Voting to MA; Submits Over 136,000 Signatures to MA Town and City Clerks. For Immediate Release June 17, 2020 — Boston, Mass. –...
Order From Supreme Judicial Court Paves The Way For Historic Signature Collection Campaign
Court decision preserves democracy and ballot access in MA in the face of COVID-19 For Immediate Release: May 1, 2020 — Boston, MA - After this week’s order by the...
The Boston Globe
In a pandemic, electronic signatures are needed to protect our democracy
By ERIC S. MASKIN & LAWRENCE H. SUMMERS  |  April 15, 2020 — The Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts will hear a case Thursday with implications for the collection of...
Mass. Primary: What Ranked Choice Voting Would Have Meant
By KEVIN JOHNSON & MAC D'ALESSSANDRO  |  March 10, 2020 ⁠— VOTERS ACROSS MASSACHUSETTS approached last week’s presidential primary with different views on whom to support and what issues are...
State Certifies over 111,000 Signatures to Put Ranked Choice Voting on 2020 Massachusetts Ballot
Grassroots team delivered signatures from all 351 cities and towns Massachusetts. For Immediate Release December 20, 2019 — BOSTON, Mass. – The Secretary of the Commonwealth’s office alerted Voter Choice for...
The Boston Globe
Ranked-choice voting could guarantee that a candidate is elected by a majority
By LARRY LESSIG  |  December 19, 2019 ⁠— In theory, in a democracy, the majority wins. In reality, in America’s democracy, that’s not always so. The winner of an election...
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Campaign Collects Over 110,500 Signatures to Put Ranked Choice Voting on 2020 Massachusetts Ballot
Grassroots team delivers signatures from every city and town in Massachusetts. For Immediate Release December 4, 2019 — BOSTON – After spending the past weeks talking directly with voters across...
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Range of topics deemed eligible for 2020 ballot
By CHRIS LISINSKI, State House News Service  |  September 5, 2019 — Potential ballot question campaigns were cleared for takeoff Wednesday, and voters next year could decide the fate of...
Ranked Choice Voting Ballot Question Certified by Attorney General; Signature Collection to Begin This Month
Commonsense Change Would Give Voters Stronger Voice, Ensure Majority Support for Election Winners. For Immediate Release September 4, 2019 — BOSTON – Voter Choice for Massachusetts, the campaign to bring...
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Ranked-Choice Voting Is Among 12 Initiative Petitions Certified By The Mass. AG
By BENJAMIN SWASEY  |  September 4, 2019 – An effort to have Massachusetts voters next year weigh in on a ranked-choice voting system moved a step forward Wednesday, as it...
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Ranked-choice voting, gun safe questions cleared for ballot
By CHRISTIAN M. WADE  |  September 4, 2019 – BOSTON — Plans to implement ranked-choice voting, prevent Massachusetts from declaring itself a "sanctuary state" and require gun owners to store...
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Ranked choice voting, right to repair, beer and wine at grocery stores and more: Massachusetts attorney general certifies 12 initiative petitions for ballot questions
By SHIRA SCHOENBERG  |  September 4, 2019 – Attorney General Maura Healey on Wednesday allowed 12 initiative petitions to move to the next step toward getting on the ballot. Healey...
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Ranked choice voting could be on the Massachusetts ballot in 2020
By NIK DECOSTA-KLIPA  |  August 1, 2019 – Could Massachusetts follow in Maine’s footsteps next year? Supporters of ranked choice voting are beginning the push for a 2020 ballot question proposing the...
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Laboratories of Democracy: San Francisco voters rank their candidates. It’s made politics a little less nasty.
By LEE DRUTMAN  |  July 31, 2019 – In place since: 2002 The problem: In March 2002, San Franciscans were ready for some new voting rules. The city had long used...
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It’s time to bring ranked-choice voting to Mass.
By ANDY VARGAS  |  July 17, 2019 – During the summer of 2002, Sen. John McCain delivered a recorded phone message to the citizens of Alaska, asking them to adopt...
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Ranked choice pitched as inclusive election reform
By KATELYN BUDION  |  July 20, 2019 – Ranked choice voting would allow voters to rank multiple candidates in order of preference. If no candidate gets a majority of the...
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Elizabeth Warren sounds very open to ranked choice voting
By NIK DECOSTA-KLIPA  |  June 11, 2019 – Elizabeth Warren says she’s coming around on the idea of ranked choice voting. “This is one of those things I had thought, ‘Nah,...
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Making the case for ranked-choice voting
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER  |  April 17, 2019 – After all the ballots were counted in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District in 2018, Democrat Jared Golden, a 36-year-old Marine Corps veteran, trailed Bruce...
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What Is Ranked-Choice Voting? It May Benefit Diverse Candidates
By HANNAH GOLDEN  |  July 11, 2018 – On Wednesday, July 11, London Breed was sworn in as mayor of San Francisco, making history as the first black woman to...

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