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An electoral system or electoral method consists of the ...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
An electoral system or electoral method consists of the set of rules which must be followed for a vote to be considered valid, and which set out how votes are cast, counted and aggregated to yield a final result of an election or a referendum. Common electoral systems are majority rule, proportional representation and plurality voting, with a number of variations and methods such as first-past-the-post and preferential voting. The study of formally defined voting methods is called social choic
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US Tells 21 States That Hackers Targeted Their Voting Systems

New York Times - 23 Sep 2017
WASHINGTON — The federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election. The notification came roughly a year after officials with the United States Department of ...
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Kenya election: System 'cannot be ready' for October poll

BBC News - 18 Sep 2017
The company providing the voting system for the re-run of Kenya's presidential election says the equipment will not be ready in time, putting the planned date in jeopardy. The Supreme Court annulled last month's vote, citing irregularities. It was won ...
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JNM voting system explained

Carlton Football Club - 22 Sep 2017
A new round-by-round voting system introduced last year will again be used to determine the winner of the prestigious award. Here are the details: Four coaches (senior coach and three line coaches) have the opportunity to vote for as many players as ...
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New Mexico Supreme Court rejects ranked voting system petition

KRQE News 13 - 22 Sep 2017
SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The New Mexico Supreme Court will not force the City of Santa Fe to use a ranked voting system. Nine years ago, voters approved the system designed to save the city money. Instead of just voting for one candidate, voters would ...
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City attorney argues Santa Fe not prepared for new voting system

Santa Fe New Mexican - 16 Sep 2017
The city attorney's legal brief counters that the needed software for ranked-choice voting missed deadlines for an upgrade this year and would upset an election campaign that's already underway, with candidates expecting the existing system to prevail.
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Why The 'Big Brother' Jury Voting System Is Ruining The Game

Bustle - 20 Sep 2017
There are a lot of reasons that people participate in Big Brother, but the biggest reason why people give up their summer for the long-running show is the promise that, at the end of it all, one grand prize winner is awarded half a million dollars ...
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RLPA must change flawed voting system, writes Paul Kent

Daily Telegraph - 15 Sep 2017
The voting system, where players vote their opponents on a 3-2-1 basis after every game, is flawed. The evidence is in the Players' Dream Team made up of the highest polling players of the season. Only one player from the top four sides, Melbourne ...
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How to Reform the Corrupted US Electoral System

Truthdig - 22 Sep 2017
All of this happened without a meaningful word from Al Gore, John Kerry or Hillary Clinton. They've made their disagreements with Donald Trump known. But with a corrupted electoral system, there's no chance of changing the balance of governmental power ...
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Voting system set for demo

The Madera Tribune - 19 Sep 2017
The county chose Canada-based Dominion Voting Systems Inc. to be its new preferred vendor for a voting system after reviewing submitted proposals earlier this year. The workshops will feature test equipment provided by Dominion for the public to examine.
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Kenya's electronic voting system won't be ready, says French firm

News24 - 19 Sep 2017
Nairobi - The electronic voting system due to be used in a re-run of Kenya's presidential poll will not be ready in time, the French biometrics firm behind it said Monday. OT-Morpho provided Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC ...
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No, abstaining from voting is not an option

Malaysiakini (subscription) - 25 Sep 2017
When even the voting system loses its powerful and robust function, we must never think that we can affect change in government by any other way. No NGOs, students' movements, rallies or protests are as relevant in bringing about change when the ruling ...

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