Approval Voting is a single-winner voting system that has voters select as many candidates as they wish.
The candidate with the highest number of votes wins. Approval Voting is particularly useful when voters must select between more than two choices.

    Approval Voting highlights:
  • More expressive
  • No vote splitting or spoilers, ever
  • Always vote your honest favorite
  • Significantly less spoiled ballots
  • Reduced labor costs (no overvotes)
  • Results are easy to understand, just like Plurality
  • Ballots are familiar to voters and look essentially the same as Plurality
  • Is good at choosing the beat-all (Condorcet) winner
  • Alternate candidates get a more accurate measure of support
  • No changes to standard election systems in wide use
 
 
 
 
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