Better Ballot Bulletin: December 1, 2022


Welcome to the Better Ballot Bulletin. Here you will find important updates in the world of instant runoff voting and events to attend that help spread the word of IRV in SC.


News in Instant Runoff Voting

Republicans hold majority in Alaska House after benefiting from instant runoff voting: Alaska public Radio

In Alaska, Instant Runoff Voting Worked: Reason

Scoppe: Ranked-choice voting just keeps growing. It’s time for SC to expand its use here: Post and Courier

AP Makes Important Rule Change to Voting for NFL Awards: NBC Sports

Ranked Choice, Letter to the Editor (2nd in list): Post and Courier

Election Day 2022 Round Up: FairVote

IRV Ballot Measures 2022: FairVote Action


Better Ballot SC Events

Canvassing at the Soda City Market: Dec 10, 10am. Join us for canvassing at the Soda City Market in Columbia. We'll bring the clipboard and pens, you bring the enthusiasm and smiles!

Trivia Night with Better Ballot SC: Dec 14. Join us for a low key meeting followed by Republic Biergarten hosted trivia. A great time for new members and seasoned BBSC members alike.

Phone Banking with Better Ballot SC: Dec 6 at 6pm. Time to hit the phones! We have supporters and we need to mobilize them. Join us biweekly.

Weekly Work Jam and Welcome: These free form Zoom sessions are all about getting work done. Roll up your sleeves to learn a new skill or contribute with what your best at. Wednesday Dec 7

Curious what we'll be working on? Check out our Slack (click here to join) or Facebook beforehand.

National Pitch Training: Join IRV fans weekly from across the country to learn from the experts how to talk to people about this great policy!


Future Events to get Excited About!

IRV Day Rally 1/23: Jan 23. We're going to the state house and you should come too! Let's show them how many of us want this simple, common sense upgrade!

Lobbying Day with BBSC: Jan 24. We rallied and now we're going to leverage that support. Join us to speak to our legislators. Training to take place the week before.


Want to be more connected? Join our Slack channel!

Are you looking for a flyer to hang up at your local community board? Or maybe something to handout to people? Check out our Printables!

We have an easy way to get involved! Sign our petition! Show your support of instant runoff voting by signing and sharing. Remember to share it to your social media!

Did you know that there are Better Ballot SC Facebook groups for your county? Join yours today to help build the movement in your backyard

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