Not all of the IRV/RCV news in Wisconsin is bad. Final Five Voting is also being pushed:

Proponents of a bipartisan bill to implement top-five primaries and instant runoff voting in Wisconsin congressional races argued the change would ensure the candidates with the broadest appeal end up in office.

Meanwhile, others during Tuesday’s Assembly Committee on Campaigns and Elections hearing criticized the process as confusing and argued the proposal would prevent all voters’ voices from being heard.

Co-author Sen. Jeff Smith said the bill would represent an “historic change.” 

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Robert Prather


Ranked-choice voting advocate (proportional representation, too).