International News

New electronic ballot machine launched

The Express Tribune: Islamabad – With the use of electronic and biometric voting machines dismissed by the apex electoral body ahead of last year’s general elections on account of ‘technical difficulties’, another private company has sought to reignite the debate by introducing its prototype.

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The Limits of Ranked Choice Voting

Center for Election Science: In 2018, Maine became the first state to use the alternative voting method ranked choice voting (RCV) in federal elections. That’s good because it meant that Maine stopped using our ubiquitous choose-one voting method—largely regarded as the worst single-winner voting method there is.

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