Year: 2017

Weekly Ezine Number 392 What Is the Purpose of Our Elections? What If the U.S. Senate Race in Alabama Was Using RCV? What Is the Purpose of Our Elections? Canada is also interested in Election Reform. I recently came across …

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We recommend switching to Ranked Choice Voting and talk about it a lot. Here’s a new video that explains how it works. http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2017/11/03/gq-ranked-choice/

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Excellent editorial by Thomas Frank. Why are the super rich able to achieve what he writes about? Because our election system has morphed. We vote, not based on Party membership, but because we are influenced by the ads on TV …

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Canada is also interested in Election Reform and Ranked Choice Voting. Here’s an OpEd from a Canadian newspaper. We really like this quote from the OpEd. “Proponents of first-past-the-post do not recognize that elections should be about representation; they believe …

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The details behind the need for a “People’s Veto” in Maine. Kyle Bailey is quoted. Explosive 24 Hours: Maine Voters Rise Up Against State Lawmakers

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Weekly Ezine Number 391 Our OpEd in the Kansas City Star The People’s Veto in Maine Our OpEd in the Kansas City Star We’re very pleased to announce that we have had an OpEd, not just a Letter to the …

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Weekly Ezine #390 Why Is Government Involved in Healthcare? What Is the Catch 22 of Election Reform? Why Is Government Involved in Healthcare? Why is Government involved in Healthcare? I saw this question posed as a Facebook post recently. The …

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Weekly Ezine #389 How Does Understanding Direct Vs. Implied Orders Help Us Understand Comey’s Testimony? How Does Election Reform Relate to the Alexandria Shooting? How Does Understanding Direct Vs. Implied Orders Help Us Understand Comey’s Testimony? First of all, my …

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Weekly Ezine Number 387 Three Event Announcements Some of Our Recent Facebook Postings Three Announcements Announcement #1: I’ve been off line for a while, but not idle. The reason I’ve been away is I have been preparing to participate in …

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Weekly Ezine Number 386 How Did We Get Here Politically? What’s Worthwhile Reading from Last Week? How Did We Get Here Politically? Based on our last Ezine #385, (http://blog.thecenterstrikesback.org/?p=175 ) one of our readers called our attention to his brother’s …

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