Ranked Choice Voting (1999)

LWV-Vermont supports ranked choice voting (RCV), for all statewide elections.
Position In Brief: 

The League of Women Voters of Vermont (LWVVT) will support ranked choice voting for all statewide elections.

Position History: 

approved 1999

"Instant Runoff Voting" is more often and more descriptively called "Ranked Choice Voting" in 2017.

In accordance with the LWV's position of promoting political responsibility through informed and active participation of citizens in government, the LWVVT will support legislation that assures that the candidate preferred by a majority of voters wins the election.

Specifically, the LWVVT will support instant runoff voting (IRV) for all statewide elections.

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