Category Archives: Elections

RANKED-CHOICE VOTING

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, November 6, 2011 Eleven San Francisco mayoral candidates, at the Castro Theatre, August 8, 2011. Photograph by Adithya Sambamurthy for The Bay Citizen. LIKE 1-2-3: RANKED CHOICE VOTING HERE TO STAY by Matt

RANKED-CHOICE VOTING

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, November 6, 2011 Eleven San Francisco mayoral candidates, at the Castro Theatre, August 8, 2011. Photograph by Adithya Sambamurthy for The Bay Citizen. LIKE 1-2-3: RANKED CHOICE VOTING HERE TO STAY by Matt

SPOILING ELECTIONS

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, March 12, 2008 2008 California Peace & Freedom Party ticket: Nader/Gonzalez WHAT’S GOOD FOR THE GOOSE IS GOOD FOR THE GANDER by Matt Gonzalez I’M SO TIRED OF THE DEMOCRATS talking about how

SPOILING ELECTIONS

first published in the San Francisco Chronicle, March 12, 2008 2008 California Peace & Freedom Party ticket: Nader/Gonzalez WHAT’S GOOD FOR THE GOOSE IS GOOD FOR THE GANDER by Matt Gonzalez I’M SO TIRED OF THE DEMOCRATS talking about how

INSTANT RUNOFF VOTING

first published in the North Bay Progressive Journal, November 2005 Mary Robinson, first female president of Ireland, elected using Instant Runoff Voting (she finished second in the first round of balloting with 38% of the vote, then overtook her opponents

INSTANT RUNOFF VOTING

first published in the North Bay Progressive Journal, November 2005 Mary Robinson, first female president of Ireland, elected using Instant Runoff Voting (she finished second in the first round of balloting with 38% of the vote, then overtook her opponents

CONVINCING GREENS TO VOTE FOR JOHN KERRY

first published in Mesh Magazine #7, December/January 2005; reprinted in San Francisco Call, November 16, 2004 IGNORING TIRED PLEAS by Matt Gonzalez Democrats succeeded in getting Greens and Independents to vote for John Kerry, but will we be asked to

CONVINCING GREENS TO VOTE FOR JOHN KERRY

first published in Mesh Magazine #7, December/January 2005; reprinted in San Francisco Call, November 16, 2004 IGNORING TIRED PLEAS by Matt Gonzalez Democrats succeeded in getting Greens and Independents to vote for John Kerry, but will we be asked to

ELECTION REFORM

first published in Mesh Magazine #3, February/March 2004 Howard Phillips, Constitution Party presidential candidate in 2000, who finished 7th in Florida with 1,378 votes, more than twice the number separating George Bush and Al Gore. UNTIL WHEN? by Matt Gonzalez

ELECTION REFORM

first published in Mesh Magazine #3, February/March 2004 Howard Phillips, Constitution Party presidential candidate in 2000, who finished 7th in Florida with 1,378 votes, more than twice the number separating George Bush and Al Gore. UNTIL WHEN? by Matt Gonzalez