Preference Vote

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

Pearse Doherty - Political Career
2007 general election also proved unsuccessful he received 21.2% of the first-preference vote ... Féin candidate and won the by-election by a substantial margin, earning 39.8 percent of the first-preference vote ... in Donegal South–West, attaining 33.0 percent of the first-preference vote ...
Later-no-harm Criterion - Examples - Instant Runoff Voting Variant With Majority Requirement
... candidates, and if a majority of initial round votes is required to win and avoid another election, that variant does not satisfy Later-no-harm ... 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 ... 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 until "one pile contains more ...

Famous quotes containing the words vote and/or preference:

    ... even if the right to vote brought to women no better work, no better pay, no better conditions in any way, she should have it for her own self-respect and to compel man’s respect for her.
    Susan B. Anthony (1820–1906)

    There is nothing more likely to drive a man mad, than the being unable to get rid of the idea of the distinction between right and wrong, and an obstinate, constitutional preference of the true to the agreeable.
    William Hazlitt (1778–1830)