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Fair Vote2

  1. 1. FairVote Contest Entry <ul><li>If You Could Change Anything You Wanted About Elections, What Would Our Democracy Look Like? </li></ul>
  2. 2. What Would Our Democracy Look Like… <ul><li>If political parties other than Republicans and Democrats had a fair shot in electoral politics </li></ul>
  3. 3. What Would Our Democracy Look Like… <ul><li>If voters had true political choices other than Republican and Democrat? </li></ul><ul><li>Socialist </li></ul><ul><li>Libertarian </li></ul><ul><li>Independent </li></ul><ul><li>Working Families </li></ul><ul><li>Green </li></ul><ul><li>Etc… </li></ul>
  4. 4. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>I think we’d be better off! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fresh faces </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fresh ideas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alternatives to entrenched interests </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Competition </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>With only two parties to choose from we have nowhere to go to as voters if both parties disappoint </li></ul>
  6. 6. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>I don’t know about you but I’ve been plenty disappointed with both major parties for a long time now! </li></ul>
  7. 7. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>I’d like to vote third party but the way things work third parties only end up as spoilers in elections </li></ul>
  8. 8. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>I want to be able to vote my heart and beliefs instead of always having to choose the lesser of two evils </li></ul>
  9. 9. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>Isn’t that what America is all about? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Choices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Freedom </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integrity </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. What Would Our Democracy Look Like? <ul><li>So if you agree with me that we need more choices to have a true democracy. . . </li></ul>
  11. 11. Let’s change the System to give 3 rd parties a fighting chance! <ul><li>Instant Runoff Voting </li></ul><ul><li>Free airtime for 3 rd parties in elections </li></ul><ul><li>Eliminate barriers to ballot access </li></ul><ul><li>National Popular Vote </li></ul>

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