University of Rochester uses Approval Voting in its student elections


“Part of what I want to do is increase voter turnout,” he said. Because UR’s Student Association uses approval voting, people can choose more than one ticket.

Let’s see if the fox is the true moderate.


Hurray for approval voting! The fox might win, but if he does it’ll be because he really has the most support, not because the other candidates split the non-fox vote. And if he loses, he won’t be a spoiler and throw the election to the least foxy candidate.