Andy Bakker of the Illinois Opportunity Project said the measure has the opposite effect and will limit the opportunity for fair elections.
“At the end of the day, ranked choice voting is a scheme to disconnect elections from issues, and it allows candidates with marginal support to win,” Bakker said. “It obscures true debates and issue-driven dialogues among candidates and eliminates genuine, true, binary choices.”
Given the Biden Administration’s poor marks on the economy, inflation and crime, if voter turnout is high enough, Republicans could win one, two, or even three Illinois swing Congressional seats on Tuesday.
It’s Regan’s birthday tomorrow and she wants to meet the voters of #IL13 — drop in and see Regan at any of her upcoming tour stops. All are welcome!
IL-17: Esther Joy King
IL-11: Catalina Lauf
IL-13: Regan Deering