Last year, just before the municipal election, I launched the Ranked Ballot Initiative of Toronto (RaBIT) with a group of colleagues and friends. Now, a year later, we’ve got great momentum, and the support of City Councillors from across the political spectrum.
Today we just announced our first ten official endorsements from City Council, and there will surely be more to come in the New Year!
Runoff voting eliminates ‘vote-splitting’ and ‘strategic voting’. This allows more people to run, it allows voters to vote with their heart, it encourages positive campaigns, and it ensures majority support of the winner.
Here’s our first ten supporters from Toronto City Council:
To get involved with our campaign, sign up for our newsletter on the RaBIT website. Hop to it!!