DemoChoice Web Poll

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California Governor
(Rank the candidates you support!)
1 candidate will be elected.
Edward Noonan, Computer Shop Owner (American Independent)
Phil Angelides, Treasurer of the State of California (Democratic)
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor (Republican)
Peter Camejo, Financial Advisor (Green)
Janice Jordan, Counselor (Peace and Freedom)
Art Olivier, Engineer (Libertarian)
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This is an "instant runoff" poll, allowing voters to conveniently find a strongly supported winner from among many candidates, with minimal worries about "wasting" votes on weak candidates or "splitting" votes between similar candidates. Here's how it works:

  1. Each ballot is counted toward its highest-ranked remaining candidate.
  2. Does a candidate have a majority of counted votes?
    No: The last-place candidate is eliminated; go to step 1.
    Yes: The majority winner wins the election.