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Green Virtual Primary

On the spirit of the MoveOn.org, ISwitched.org has organized as well their own virtual primary, this time focusing on the Green candidates, and showing the potential of Instant Runoff Voting, according to their press release:

The ISwitched.Org Primary has three goals: highlighting actual and potential Green Party presidential candidates that were excluded from the MoveOn.org “virtual primary”; allowing Green Party members and sympathizers to demonstrate early support for particular candidates; and demonstrating the use of Instant Runoff Voting…

It is going to get some time to achieve some level of recognition here, but this virtual primary, along with the IRV system, will give a higher profile to the Greens, who are desperately battling against the media indifference and the Democrats’ fear.
We have virtual primary on July 7th! Go now and vote!

Posted by Camilo at July 3, 2003 2:05 PM