Ranked Ballots for Canada

Parties elect their leaders with 1,2,3 ranked ballots. Let's elect MPs that way!

Monthly Archives: June 2014

Is this or is this not Proportional Representation?

Some people love Proportional Representation, where the proportion of MPs of a given a party in the legislature is close to the percentage of votes for that party or for its candidates. Some people hate Proportional Representation, because they want to give their democratic proxy to a local individual, not to a party. The ranked ballot is a voting system that most of both…