Have you ever paused and thought…if I vote for this third party candidate, I might be just throwing my vote away? What are the benefits of moving to a popular vote instead of the electoral college?
Rob Richie, CEO President of FairVote.org, has some pretty interesting answers to these questions. His organization is dedicated to making sure that Americans can vote as freely and effectively as possible. He’ll tell us how ranked choice voting works, why it might be a more effective tool for choosing candidates and why it might be time to set aside the electoral college.