Professor McDaniel Comments on Ranked-Choice Voting in Maine

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE/ASSOCIATED PRESS -- Jason McDaniel, a Political Science professor at San Francisco State University, said his research suggests that the voting method dampens turnout, particularly among marginalized and less-educated voters.

“Maine will definitely be out there alone on this one, and I’d be surprised if any other states in the near future adopted it,” McDaniel said.