Balloting

Some articles on balloting:

Walk In Selection
... The Walk-in-Selection / Balloting Exercise was a Housing and Development Board system that offers a convenient and efficient system that enables eligible flat buyers, particularly those in ... The Walk-In Selection (WIS) / Balloting Exercise (BE) system was replaced with a computed balloting sales system called the bi-monthly sale exercise from April ...
Papal Conclave, 1549–1550 - Balloting
... At the start of the conclave, Alessandro Farnese, the cardinal-nephew of Paul III, and his faction of four or five cardinals (including Ranuccio Farnese and Guido Ascanio Sforza), whom Guise had counted among the French faction, began supporting the second choice of the Holy Roman Emperor, Reginald Pole, apparently having received assurances that Ottavio Farnese's claim to the Duchy of Parma would be supported by Charles V ... On December 5, Pole received twenty-six votes, only two short of the requisite two-thirds majority, prompting French ambassador Claude d'Urfé to rush to the door of the conclave, demanding that the conclave wait for the French cardinals, whom he claimed were in Corsica, and threatening that the election of a pope in their absence would be likely to cause a schism ...
Heisman Trophy - Controversy and Politics - Regional Bias Controversy
... But over the years, there has been substantial criticism that the Heisman balloting process has ignored West Coast players ... have been Toby Gerhart and Andrew Luck, Stanford players who were second in the Heisman balloting each year from 2009-2011 ... commentator Kari Chisholm notes that the Heisman balloting process itself is inherently biased ...
Alternative Voting - Robert's Rules of Order
... in common use and is not a substitute for the normal procedure of repeated balloting until a majority is obtained, preferential voting is especially useful and fair in an ... used in cases where it is possible to follow the normal procedure of repeated balloting until one candidate or proposition attains a majority ... is preferable to an election by plurality, it affords less freedom of choice than repeated balloting, because it denies voters the opportunity of basing their second or ...
Jack Chesbro - Legacy
... into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1946 balloting by the Veterans Committee, which considers individuals who are eligible for the Hall of Fame, but no longer eligible to ... eligible on the BBWAA ballot, Chesbro received zero votes in the 1936 balloting, one vote in the 1937 balloting, two votes in the 1938 balloting, and six votes in the 1939 ...