Ranked Choice Voting Research

Ranked Choice Voting Research


Unite America

Unite America is a "nonpartisan, nonprofit that seeks to understand the root causes and solve for polarization in our political system". They cite RepresentWomen's 2020 report on Ranked Choice Voting as an 'expert report'. They also consider RepresentWomen a partner organization.

Unite America 


Rank the Vote DC

Rank the Vote DC is a "local, grassroots, multi-racial coalition who's been actively advocating and organizing to pass Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) in DC". They cite RepresentWomen's 2020 findings on the success of women in RCV elections as one of their main reasons for advocating to pass RCV in DC. 

Rank the Vote DC 


ReflectUS

ReflectUs is a "national, cross partisan coalition that accelerates and maximizes the collective impact of Coalition members, people, and organizations working to expand political leadership of, by, and for all women". They list two of RepresentWomen's reports (including the 2020 report) under "Coalition Members' Work".

ReflectUs 


Ms. Magazine

Ms. Magazine, which calls itself, "the most trusted, popular source for feminist news and information in print and online" published an article written by two RepresentWomen staff members, Kaycie Goral (RepresentWomen's digital media manager) and Paige Chan (a research associate).

The article, "2021 Election Scorecard: The Women Who Won" features RepresentWomen's research on the 2021 RCV elections, especially the NYC primaries, as well as other landmark elections for women across the country.

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Ms. Magazine often features pieces written by RepresentWomen's founder, Cynthia Richie Terrell, and Kaycie Goral. Read through their other articles by clicking the buttons below.

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Time Magazine

Time Magazine cites RepresentWomen's research on Ranked Choice Voting in their November 2021 article, "If We're Serious About Saving American Democracy, This Voting System Might Be the Key".

Specifically, RepresentWomen is linked under their third point "More diverse candidates".

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Real Clear Politics

RealClearPolitics is an "independent, non-partisan media company that is the trusted source for the best news, analysis and commentary". They cite RepresentWomen's research on Ranked Choice Voting in their August 2021 article, "Ranked-Choice Voting Increased Minority Candidates' Chances".

Specifically, RepresentWomen is linked in the sentence, "Various studies, reports, and academic papers in recent years show that minority candidates and women won elections at an increased rate after their jurisdictions adopted RCV."

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Politico

Politico describes itself as striving to be "the dominant source for news on politics and policy in power centers across every continent". They cite RepresentWomen's 2020 findings on the success of women in RCV elections and quote RepresentWomen's founder, Cynthia Richie Terrell, in their July 2021 article, "How ranked-choice voting helps women".

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The 19th

The 19th is an "independent, nonprofit newsroom reporting on gender, politics and policy". They cite RepresentWomen's 2020 findings on the success of women in RCV elections in their June 2021 article, "How ranked-choice voting elevates women and people of color seeking office".

They also quote both RepresentWomen's founder, Cynthia Richie Terrell, and RepresentWomen's research director, Courtney Lamendola.

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