Preference Vote

Some articles on votes, preference vote, preference, vote:

Later-no-harm Criterion - Examples - Instant Runoff Voting Variant With Majority Requirement
... incomplete ranking of candidates, and if a majority of initial round votes is required to win and avoid another election, that variant does not ... A lower preference vote cast may create a majority for that lower preference, whereas if the vote was not cast, the election could fail, proceed to a runoff, repeated ballot or other process, and the favored ... Assume, the votes are as follows 40 A 39 B>A 21 C In the Preferential voting method, described as an example in Robert's Rules of Order, elimination continues iteratively ...
Pearse Doherty - Political Career
... election also proved unsuccessful he received 21.2% of the first-preference vote ... margin, earning 39.8 percent of the first-preference vote ... decisively in Donegal South–West, attaining 33.0 percent of the first-preference vote ...

Famous quotes containing the words vote and/or preference:

    The freeman, casting with unpurchased hand
    The vote that shakes the turrets of the land.
    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809–1894)

    Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, I would add, divine order.
    Basil Hume (b. 1923)