Ranked Ballots for Canada

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

Monthly Archives: January 2018

Preferential vs Proportional, why can’t we all get along?

As an organization, 123 Canada tries its best not to criticize those who support proportional representation, and we don’t think that there is anything inherently wrong with wanting more proportional election results.  It’s simply not high on our list of priorities. However, mathematics is unforgiving, and there are few electoral systems that guarantee more proportionality without going in the wrong direction on the…