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Dear Editor: Clarifying Rank Choice Voting (Again)

Dear Editor,

I have read some opposition views on CI126, CI127, and Rank Choice Voting (RCV) in the Whitehall Ledger recently. One opponent cited Ballotpedia's explanation of RCV to support his opposition view. So, I compared Ballotpedia's explanation to the opponent's letter and found some discrepancies.

I believe the author of the most recent letter misinterpreted Ballotpedia's description of RCV. He implied in his letter that voters would have to go to the polls multiple times over a period of days or weeks until one candidate achieved a majority. He is mistaken.

If RCV is adopted, we will...


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