Comparison of Three Systems

Yes we can !

A suggestion to the federal parties on how to present electoral reform possibilities to the Canadian people

In his Record article on 11 Feb, 2017 Professor Barry Kay wrote that the Greens, Liberals and NDP were not willing to ‘water their wine’ to reach a compromise and as […]

The presentation is ready: Make Every Vote Count

Title slide Make Every Vote Count

At long last, Fair Vote Waterloo’s presentation on Proportional Representation and voting systems is ready!

This presentation, Make Every Vote Count, describes four types of voting systems: First-Past-The-Post and Alternative Vote (both Winner-Take-All systems), and Multi-Member and Mixed Member (both Proportional Representation systems).

Available as:

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Vote this weekend using MMP!

Nonviolence Festival

Hello FairVoting Friends,

This weekend FVC -WR will be at Kultrún, the world music festival at Waterloo Square and the Nonviolence Festival on the island at Victoria Park in Kitchener. Both are wonderful festivals.

FVC – WR is doing a demonstration election using MMP with two polling stations, one at each festival!

Multicultural Festival: Election Simulation Results

Ballot for Riding 1

On June 21 and 22 the Fair Vote Canada information booth ran a mock election to demonstrate proportional representation in action. Over 130 people voted for their preferred foods using a mixed-member proportional ballot. Here are the results of that election.

In the mixed-member proportional voting (MMPR) system, there […]