Maine Uses Ranked-Choice Voting to Decide House Race

Maine Uses Ranked-Choice Voting to Decide House Race

The blue wave just got a little bit bigger. In the nation’s first ranked-choice voting runoff, Democrat Jared Golden defeated Republican incumbent Bruce Poliquin in Maine’s Second District House race. Golden had been about 2,000 votes behind Poliquin, but neither...
Midterm Election Results Reflect a Divided Nation

Midterm Election Results Reflect a Divided Nation

The results of the 2018 U.S. midterm elections are in, and the reaction so far has been mixed. Neither Republicans nor Democrats got exactly what they wanted; there were wins and losses on both sides. For Democrats, the biggest win was gaining control of the House of...
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