The Center for Election Science

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Welcome to the discussion forum for The Center for Election Science. We are a nonpartisan 501(c)3 nonprofit organization comprised of voting system experts and activists dedicated to helping people make better collective decisions.

Many of our core members/supporters are engineers, mathematicians, and political scientists, but we are open to anyone who is interested in voting theory and voting reform. Voting theory looks at the way voters' opinions are expressed on the ballot and calculated after the ballots are submitted. Our reforms consists of advocating for improved voting methods, such as Approval Voting and Score Voting.

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Chicken Dilema Phil Uhrich 10/20/17
Trump "healthcare arson" Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 10/15/17
How much online activity re 2016 USA election, was Russian fake people? Our robot overlords Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 10/14/17
How the 2020 democratic primary will be conducted will discussed and finalized in Vegas this Wednesday parker friedland 10/13/17
Automatic Primary + Pairwise Runoff (APPR), a class of cloneproof top-two-style methods Dodecatheon Meadia 10/12/17
DEFCON report on USA electronic voting system vulnerabilities Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 10/11/17
Trump campaign collusion with Russians Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 10/10/17
Abortion referendum in Ireland to be held summer 2018 Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 10/8/17
Wisconsin gerrymandering case supreme court Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 10/6/17
There is a debate about approval voting on an IRV reddit page parker friedland 10/4/17
So called "Far Left Movement" (libertarian needed) parker friedland 10/4/17
Subscribe Jack Santucci 10/3/17
OpaVote makes very bad recommendations on voting methods Clay Shentrup 10/2/17
San Jose high school using Approval Voting tomorrow Clay Shentrup 9/29/17
4th Annual Free & Equal Electoral Reform Symposium November 18 Jan Kok 9/28/17
Kurdish democracy Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 9/27/17
Another example of "fame based failure": Roy Moore? Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 9/25/17
IRV runs into implementation problems in Santa Fe, New Mexico Warren D. Smith (CRV cofounder, 9/24/17
Proof that insurance is irrational Clay Shentrup 9/23/17
Reddit comment I left about a sightline article parker friedland 9/22/17
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