[ARIN-consult] Consultation on Implementing Single Transferrable Voting for ARIN Elections

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Thu Feb 10 19:07:32 EST 2022

On Thu, Feb 10, 2022 at 4:02 PM Jo Rhett <jo at jorhett.com> wrote:
> STV as proposed in the consultation can lead to unexpected and
> undesirable results including:
> * election of a candidate opposed by a clear majority of voters
> no, that flaw is owned exclusively by standard voting. It is not possible for a candidate who is opposed by 51% of voters to win an election with STV

Argue with the math. I demonstrated it happening right here:
Candidate 4 was ranked -last- by 65.5% of the voters yet STV elected


William Herrin
bill at herrin.us

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