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
SC Democrats Add IRV to Their Platform: Democrats voted to add IRV (referred to as Ranked Choice Voting) to their platform Saturday, June 11 at their State Convention
Did you know that it was already on the Libertarians, Greens, and Alliance platforms? Want to add it to yours or did we miss someone? Let us know by emailing us at [email protected]
Better Ballot at the Primaries: Better Ballot SC volunteers were out at the polls educating voters and finding supporters. Remember, every person we talk to about instant runoff voting brings us one step closer to our goals.
Did you see all those runoffs? Us too. Write a letter to the editor about it and tell them what a common sense solution IRV is. Check out our Letter to the Editor How To.
Monopoly Politics and How IRV Can Help: FairVote
Advancing Voting Reforms with Rob Richie: RESISTANCE Dashboard
Better Ballot SC Events
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. Wednesdays: June 22 and July 6.
Meeting and Trivia at the British Bulldog Pub: June 15. Join us for a low key Better Ballot Meeting at 6:30 followed by British Bulldog hosted trivia at 7:00. A great meeting for first timers and BBSC veterans alike.
Tabling at Principles First: The Tour. June 25. Principles First is holding an event in North Charleston and we have a table! Join us to sign people up for the IRV movement.
Quarterly Statewide Call: Wednesday July 27 @ 7pm. Join us to get the latest updates and discussion on upcoming events and strategy. We'll be meeting via Zoom. Register here.
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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Hope to see you soon,