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November 25th 2002

Daily Standard

In this letter to the editor, an advocate of Californians for Electoral Reform points out that the remedy to the spoiler effect is not eliminating third parties, but abandoning the plurality voting in favor of instant runoff voting (IRV).

August 29th 2002
IRV Supporters Say Partisanship Sunk Alaska Ballot Measure

Fairvote's Robert Richie blames partisan politics for this week's defeat of Ballot Measure 1 in Alaska at an American Political Science Association panel discussion.

August 28th 2002
Runoff proposal defeated 2-1 in primary

Voters in Alaska reject Measure 1, which would have made the state the first in the nation to use IRV for statewide offices.

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