RaBIT and Ranked Choice Voting in the News

Advocates call for ranked ballot election system in Toronto • Rahul Gupta, Toronto.com (March 6, 2018)

Ranked ballot supporters renew push for electoral change at city hall • Lauren Pelley, CBC New Toronto (March 6, 2017)

Call your councillor to demand ranked ballots • Michael Urban, Torontoist (March 5, 2017)

Toronto voters prefer ranked balloting: Poll • Geoffrey Vendeville, Toronto Star (Apr. 14, 2016)

Ranked ballots for Toronto, proportionality for Parliament • Dave Meslin, Toronto Star (Dec. 7, 2015)

Ontario municipalities get alternative to 'first past the post' in next election • Andrew Coyne, National Post (June 1, 2015)

Give voters a chance to rank their preferences • Globe and Mail Editorial (June 1, 2015)

Toronto should adopt ranked ballots • Toronto Star Editorial (June 1, 2015)

Sit down, you're rankin' the vote • Jonathan Goldsbie, Now Magazine (May 28, 2015)

Strong support for voting reforms • Mainstreet Technologies (May 6, 2015)

Mayor Tory backs ranked ballots for Toronto elections • David Rider, Toronto Star (March 25, 2015)

It's about time for ranked ballots, and John Tory agrees • Edward Keenan, Toronto Star (March 25, 2015)

Toronto voters want ranked ballots, smaller city council, poll finds • Jennifer Pagliaro, Toronto Star (Nov. 27, 2014)

Toronto City Council needs new blood • Toronto Star Editorial (Oct. 29, 2014)

Ranked ballot a priority for 2018 civic elections, Kathleen Wynne says • Robert Benzie, Toronto Star (Sep. 30, 2014)

MPPs send electoral reform legislation to be studied • Rob Ferguson, Toronto Star (March 6, 2014)

Ranked ballots go to Queen's Park • David Hains, Torontoist (March 6, 2014) 

Ontario Legislature considering ranked ballot voting • Luiz Brasil, The Brock Press (March 4, 2014)

Private members' bills would open door to major electoral reform in Toronto • Adrian Morrow, The Globe and Mail (Feb. 26, 2014)

Scarborough MPP calls for ranked ballot system in Toronto municipal elections • Scarborough Mirror (Feb. 25, 2014)

Ontario NDP introduces ranked-ballot legislation • James Armstrong, Global News (Feb. 25, 2014)

Province looking at implementing ranked-ballot voting • David Shum and James Armstrong, Global News (Feb. 24, 2014)

Electoral reform: Premier Kathleen Wynne open to ranked ballots in civic elections • Robert Benzie, Toronto Star (Feb. 24, 2014)

Ontario Liberals are thinking about letting cities ditch first-past-the-post voting • Steve Kupferman, Toronto Life (Feb. 24, 2014)

Ontario proposal would let municipalities adopt ranked-ballot voting • Adrian Morrow, The Globe and Mail (Feb. 24, 2014)

Talking about reform of electoral system • Carolyn Bennett, Town Crier (Feb. 6, 2014)

Wynne's chance to take a bold step for democracy • Adam Radwanski, The Globe and Mail (Nov. 15, 2013)

Toronto needs a ranked ballot voting system in city elections • Toronto Star Editorial (Oct. 7, 2013)

Big idea: Ranked ballot voting • CBC Radio Calgary (July 25, 2013)

Toronto council takes a stab at serious change • Royson James, Toronto Star (June 12, 2013)

Ranked ballots: Your questions answered • Rachel Mendleson, Toronto Star (June 12, 2013)

Council votes in favour of electoral reform measures • CBC News (June 12, 2013)

City council backs electoral reform • Sunny Dhillon, The Globe and Mail (June 12, 2013)

Councillors vote to seek end of "first past the post" system in city elections • Natalie Alcoba, National Post (June 11, 2013)

Council votes to explore ranked balloting, voting for permanent residents • James Armstrong, Global News (June 11, 2013)

Toronto city council backs radical change to ranked ballots • Paul Moloney & Rachel Mendleson, Toronto Star (June 11, 2013)

Toronto City Council should support ranked ballot election system • Toronto Star Editorial (June 10, 2013)

Chasing RaBIT • Ben Spur, Now Magazine (May 16, 2013)

Electoral reform proposals for Toronto heading to council • David Nickle, York Guardian (May 14, 2013)

Electoral reform on city 'radar' • Sunny Dhillon, The Globe and Mail, (May 14, 2013)

A better way to vote? • Ben Spur, NOW Magazine (May 14, 2013)

Toronto ranked ballot voting proposal survives committee vote • Daniel Dale, Toronto Star (May 13, 2013)

Casting ballots for voting reform in Toronto • Goldsbie, Gurney & Selley, National Post (Aug. 6, 2012)

How ranked balloting could transform Toronto politics • Ed Keenan, The Grid (Aug. 1, 2012) 

Toronto is considering a ranked ballot election system, and it's about time • Toronto Star Editorial (July 30, 2012)

Toronto's future municipal elections could use ranked balloting • James Armstrong, Global News

Why should TO consider ranked balloting? • Lasia Kretzel, National Post (July 30, 2012)

Proposal would change Toronto elections • CBC (July 30, 2012)

Ranked ballots for 2018? • Daniel Dale, Toronto Star (July 29, 2012) 

Five items for council's agenda • Matt Elliot, Metro News (May 23, 2012)

Political activist is soft on carrots • Corey Mintz, Toronto Star (Nov. 11, 2010) 

Reforming council • Toronto Star Editorial (Oct. 31, 2010) 

Why is it torture at the ballot box? • Catherine Porter, Toronto Star (Sep. 25 2010)