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Breitbart
‘Plan B’: Green Party’s Jill Stein Reaches Out to Sanders Supportersthat she “will feel horrible if” either Trump or Clinton is elected as presiden
‘Plan B’: Green Party’s Jill Stein Reaches Out to Sanders Supporters
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
that she “will feel horrible if” either Trump or Clinton is elected as president, and that she feels “most horrible about a voting system that says: Here are two deadly choices, now pick your weapon of self-destruction.” Leaked DNC emails suggest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Most voters undecided on Aug 7 pollshe said. (Separately, writes Post reporter Ariane Kupferman-Sutthavong, the El
Most voters undecided on Aug 7 polls
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 hours ago
he said. (Separately, writes Post reporter Ariane Kupferman-Sutthavong, the Election Commission has promised that the voting system is secure. See EC assures ballot safeguards.) Pol Maj Gen Piyapan said Police Region 5 Bureau, which... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Herbert result may be challengedwill have 69 seats to the government's 76 in the 150-seat lower house. The Sen
Herbert result may be challenged
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 hours ago
will have 69 seats to the government's 76 in the 150-seat lower house. The Senate count is progressing, but the new voting system requires all 15 million ballot papers to be scanned into computers and processed. The first finalised Senate... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas officials rule 75-old woman is a citizenLiberties Union sued Kobach last week following a state board’s approval of reg
Kansas officials rule 75-old woman is a citizen
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
Liberties Union sued Kobach last week following a state board’s approval of regulations earlier to create the two-tiered voting system. Under the new rule, those who registered to vote at Department of Motor Vehicle locations but didn’t provide... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Independent review for ECQ flagged by State Governmentpeople can receive them on time.” Former candidate Ray Howson had previously c
Independent review for ECQ flagged by State Government
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
people can receive them on time.” Former candidate Ray Howson had previously criticised the ECQ’s handling of the postal voting system, calling it an “absolute stuff-up of a job” when the votes were being finalised in March. “There [were] still... Read more
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heraldscotland
SNP to debate new voting system for Holyrood electionsand I think people now know that have not one MSP but eight. "But I've always
SNP to debate new voting system for Holyrood elections
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
and I think people now know that have not one MSP but eight. "But I've always believed we should look at reform of the voting system." The present system has been used since the creation of the parliament in 1999, though constituency... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Green Party's Jill Stein Wants To Be 'Plan B' For Bernie Sanders Supportershorrible if Donald Trump is elected, I will feel horrible if Hillary Clinton is
Green Party's Jill Stein Wants To Be 'Plan B' For Bernie Sanders Supporters
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
horrible if Donald Trump is elected, I will feel horrible if Hillary Clinton is elected, and I feel most horrible about a voting system that says: Here are two deadly choices, now pick your weapon of self-destruction. On Green Party candidates in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Green Party's Jill Stein Wants To Be 'Plan B' For Bernie Sanders Supportershorrible if Donald Trump is elected, I will feel horrible if Hillary Clinton is
Green Party's Jill Stein Wants To Be 'Plan B' For Bernie Sanders Supporters
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
horrible if Donald Trump is elected, I will feel horrible if Hillary Clinton is elected, and I feel most horrible about a voting system that says: Here are two deadly choices, now pick your weapon of self-destruction. On Green Party candidates in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
In crunch time, Mass. senate testing system that will expedite votingSenate on Saturday is expected to adopt an order allowing it to immediately beg
In crunch time, Mass. senate testing system that will expedite voting
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Senate on Saturday is expected to adopt an order allowing it to immediately begin testing a trial version of an electronic voting system, a shift away from having a clerk call each member’s name and recording their vote. “We would expect each of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House eyes $100 Mil in veto overrides before dems bolt for PhillyStan Rosenberg said the Senate was ready to override vetoes that arrive from th
House eyes $100 Mil in veto overrides before dems bolt for Philly
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Stan Rosenberg said the Senate was ready to override vetoes that arrive from the House, with an experimental electronic voting system expected to hasten the funding restorations. Gov. Charlie Baker vetoed $256 million from the Legislature’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wamalwa Leads Luhya Politicians in Calling for Wetang'ula Defectionsaid Mr Lusaka. Saboti MP David Wafula said the appeal by Mr Odinga on the wes
Wamalwa Leads Luhya Politicians in Calling for Wetang'ula Defection
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
said Mr Lusaka. Saboti MP David Wafula said the appeal by Mr Odinga on the western Kenya electorate to embrace a six-piece voting system spells doom for Wetang'ula's political ambitions. "What Mr Odinga is simply saying is that the Ford Kenya... Read more
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Calgary Sun
America deserves TrumpU.S. in the 1830s, you would have been more impressed by the booming economy an
America deserves Trump
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. in the 1830s, you would have been more impressed by the booming economy and strong civil society than merely just the voting system. In the two centuries since, America became the global super power; the world’s largest economy, military,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Councilmember Kriss Worthington files to run for mayorformed a coalition with fellow City Councilmember Jesse Arreguin, who is also r
Councilmember Kriss Worthington files to run for mayor
The Daily Californian / Posted 3 days ago
formed a coalition with fellow City Councilmember Jesse Arreguin, who is also running for mayor, through the ranked choice voting system. In this system, the votes of the candidate who has the lowest percentage of first place votes has their votes... Read more
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Daily News
UNP members request from Prime Minister : Hold LG polls without delayThey had requested him to take measures to hold the LG elections as soon as pos
UNP members request from Prime Minister : Hold LG polls without delay
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
They had requested him to take measures to hold the LG elections as soon as possible, may it be under the preferential voting system or the first-past-the-post system. They made this request stating the UNP has a good chance of winning the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
A 'friendly competition'voting,” he said. “So people can vote for their favourites, they can just go on
A 'friendly competition'
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 4 days ago
voting,” he said. “So people can vote for their favourites, they can just go on their phones and do it through an online-voting system that we’ll have in place.” Spots are also still open for aspiring musicians to participate. All they need to... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour leadership contest: What you need to know as Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith go head to head well as the following criteria: Angela Eagle dropped out of the Labour leaders
Labour leadership contest: What you need to know as Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith go head to head
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
well as the following criteria: Angela Eagle dropped out of the Labour leadership contestPaul Hackett/ ReutersHow does the voting system work? You will be asked to rank the candidates in order of preference, but you don't need to list all your... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mayor welcomes changes to election campaign donation rulesElectoral Commission Queensland. A spokesman said the review would focus on wa
Mayor welcomes changes to election campaign donation rules
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Electoral Commission Queensland. A spokesman said the review would focus on ways technology could improve the Queensland voting system. While Cr Williamson did not state his views on electronic voting, he hoped the review would see an 'end to... Read more
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Times of Malta
The safe buccaneerslose the referendum, which is why, even at the last minute, he gambled on it. H
The safe buccaneers
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
lose the referendum, which is why, even at the last minute, he gambled on it. He had already won two referendums (on the voting system and Scotland) and a general election against the odds. He and his campaign advisors believed they had mastered... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Worthington again runs for Berkeley mayorSEIU dual endorsed District 4 City Councilman Jesse Arreguin, a former aide to
Worthington again runs for Berkeley mayor
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
SEIU dual endorsed District 4 City Councilman Jesse Arreguin, a former aide to Worthington. Berkeley uses a ranked-choice voting system, allowing voters to rank their first, second and third choice candidates in both mayoral and council... Read more
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Manning River Times
Lambert laments Senate lost shotfirst preference votes – making him the sixth most voted for independent in NSW
Lambert laments Senate lost shot
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
first preference votes – making him the sixth most voted for independent in NSW. Mr Lambert said that the current Senate voting system was “grossly unfair” and stacked the odds against ungrouped (independent) candidates. “I guess that’s why we... Read more
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The Mercury News
County begins unprecedented second recount in District 4 raceensure the integrity and accuracy of our process," he said. The Registrar of V
County begins unprecedented second recount in District 4 race
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
ensure the integrity and accuracy of our process," he said. The Registrar of Voters is also rolling out a new $20 million voting system by November 2017. County supervisors approved $3 million of continuous funding per year for the equipment and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Appeals court says Texas voter ID law has 'discriminatory effect'decision upholding an Indiana law that recognized a state's interest in requiri
Appeals court says Texas voter ID law has 'discriminatory effect'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
decision upholding an Indiana law that recognized a state's interest in requiring voter IDs to maintain a fair and honest voting system. Attorneys for the law's challengers said the Voting Rights Act requires courts to look closely at the context... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Appeals court says Texas voter ID law has 'discriminatory effect'decision upholding an Indiana law that recognized a state's interest in requiri
Appeals court says Texas voter ID law has 'discriminatory effect'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
decision upholding an Indiana law that recognized a state's interest in requiring voter IDs to maintain a fair and honest voting system. Attorneys for the law's challengers said the Voting Rights Act requires courts to look closely at the context... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Lower turnout, no majority support: Here’s how ranked-choice voting has worked in US citiesthere is on ranked-choice voting is hampered by limited data. The findings that
Lower turnout, no majority support: Here’s how ranked-choice voting has worked in US cities
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
there is on ranked-choice voting is hampered by limited data. The findings that voter turnout goes down and that voter error leads to high rates of discarded ballots could fade over time as voters adjust to the new voting system, McDa... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Letters: ‘We already had a referendum’religious Conservative right-wing voters have always been a minority of voters
Letters: ‘We already had a referendum’
Maple Ridge News / Posted 5 days ago
religious Conservative right-wing voters have always been a minority of voters in Canada. Re: Town hall meeting on voting system (The News, July 13). So Mike Murray thinks we should have a referendum on the subject of how we vote. I think... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
How to change how we decide Canadian elections?up, as well, as did Surrey MP Ken Hardie. Maple Ridge-Mission MLA Marc Dalton
How to change how we decide Canadian elections?
Maple Ridge News / Posted 5 days ago
up, as well, as did Surrey MP Ken Hardie. Maple Ridge-Mission MLA Marc Dalton also attended and said later that any new voting system should first be approved in a national referendum, a position followed by the Conservative opposition. Dalton... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Timeline of Kris Kobach's drive to restrict voting in Kansasbut his ruling is quickly blocked by the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. -
Timeline of Kris Kobach's drive to restrict voting in Kansas
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
but his ruling is quickly blocked by the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. -Aug. 5, 2014: Kobach institutes a two-tiered voting system in the Kansas primary election that counts only ballots cast in federal races - and not those in state and... Read more
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International Business Times
Brexit could break the Union did not. Not least is the fact that UKIP has virtually no influence North of th
Brexit could break the Union
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
did not. Not least is the fact that UKIP has virtually no influence North of the Border, even under Scotland's proportional voting system, the party failed to get an MSP from the Regional List vote into Holyrood. In the EU campaign, UKIP's Syrian... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
10 related stories
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Western Advocate
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
10 related stories
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Manning River Times
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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The North West Star
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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The Courier
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senatesaid. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidat
Tasmanians teach ALP factions a lesson by installing Lisa Singh back in the Senate
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
said. Tasmanians are much more likely to go below the line and choose candidates directly due to the use of the Hare-Clark voting system at state level there. It is likely that Greens Senator Nick McKim will be re-elected in the 12th and last... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Porter denies Coalition rift over superannuation planafter the July 2 election. External Link: Current penalty rates in AustraliaPr
Porter denies Coalition rift over superannuation plan
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
after the July 2 election. External Link: Current penalty rates in AustraliaPreference dealsAustralia has a preferential voting system, which means if you vote for a candidate who does not get elected your vote can go to the next preferred... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the fir
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South
The Daily Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the first in Queensland to use a full preferential voting system which meant electors had to fill out all of the ballot paper. That meant the parties' choice of preferences... Read more
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Queensland Times
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the fir
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South
Queensland Times / Posted 8 days ago
4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the first in Queensland to use a full preferential voting system which meant electors had to fill out all of the ballot paper. That meant the parties' choice of preferences... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the fir
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the first in Queensland to use a full preferential voting system which meant electors had to fill out all of the ballot paper. That meant the parties' choice of preferences... Read more
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News Mail
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the fir
BY-ELECTION: LNP set to reclaim Toowoomba South
News Mail / Posted 8 days ago
4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the first in Queensland to use a full preferential voting system which meant electors had to fill out all of the ballot paper. That meant the parties' choice of preferences... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Front-runner claims victory in Toowoomba South4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the fir
Front-runner claims victory in Toowoomba South
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
4.22% of the vote and independent Rob Berry 1.63%. The by-election was the first in Queensland to use a full preferential voting system which meant electors had to fill out all of the ballot paper. That meant the parties' choice of preferences... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Turnbull to unveil ministry changesafter the July 2 election. External Link: Current penalty rates in AustraliaPr
Turnbull to unveil ministry changes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
after the July 2 election. External Link: Current penalty rates in AustraliaPreference dealsAustralia has a preferential voting system, which means if you vote for a candidate who does not get elected your vote can go to the next preferred... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kayeof running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eig
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kaye
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
of running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eight candidates in the optional preferential voting system. Included in the group are leading preselection contenders James Ryan, Bruce Knobloch and former Kaye aide... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kayeof running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eig
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kaye
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
of running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eight candidates in the optional preferential voting system. Included in the group are leading preselection contenders James Ryan, Bruce Knobloch and former Kaye aide... Read more
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The Young Witness
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kayeof running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eig
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kaye
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
of running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eight candidates in the optional preferential voting system. Included in the group are leading preselection contenders James Ryan, Bruce Knobloch and former Kaye aide... Read more
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Western Advocate
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kayeof running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eig
NSW Greens at war over ballot to replace John Kaye
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
of running a "damaging" ticket in a bid to have preferences directed to its eight candidates in the optional preferential voting system. Included in the group are leading preselection contenders James Ryan, Bruce Knobloch and former Kaye aide... Read more
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