Guest column: Proposed bill to outlaw ranked choice voting disrespects voters

By  and , Guest Columnist Updated: February 14, 2022 2:46 PM CT | Published: February 14, 2022 12:54 PM CT
Earle J. Fisher
Guest Columnist

Earle J. Fisher

Rev. Earle Fisher is the pastor at Abyssinian Baptist Church with a PhD from the University of Memphis.

Mike Carpenter
Guest Columnist

Mike Carpenter

Mike Carpenter is director of marketing and development at the nonprofit My Cup Of Tea, and served as a Republican member of the Shelby County Commission from 2006-2014. 

“RCV makes elections fairer, faster, easier and cheaper, reducing barriers to participation by allowing voters to go to the polls just once rather than having to come back a second time for a runoff election” but the Tennessee Legislature is considering a bill that would outlaw it.

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