(IRV) New boxes on the ballot – instant runoffs – Source: Salisbury Post

Voters across the state will see something new on the ballot this fall, and they should applaud it as a pragmatic money-saving improvement in the elections process.

A small but determined platoon of opponents will try to depict this positive change as a conspiracy by a villainous fill-in-the-blank force — the Democrats, the Republicans, the establishment, the computer industry — to undermine democracy. Voters ought to listen instead to their own common sense. Instant runoff voting will save them a second trip to the polls and it will save the state up to $5 million. (Read more)

Note: I totally agree with gg and Joyce McCloy I had the opportunity to sit on am IRV presentation in Rocky Mount NC. I am not in favor of the IRV for all the reasons gg and McCloy to name a few. C. Dancy II – DCN Publisher

See related:

IRV – Instant Runoff Voting