The University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Search Google Appliance


How Ranked-Choice Voting Saved The Virginia GOP From Itself

In an Op-Ed piece published by the Washington Post, Professors and Associate Directors of the UMass Amherst Poll Raymond La Raja and Alex Theodoridis argue that the implementation of ranked-choice voting by delegates to the Virginia Republican statewide delegation reduced the chances that a Trumpist candidate would run away with the party’s nomination for governor, likely securing the key to victory for the GOP. (The Washington Post, 11/5/21)


News Type: 

  • Faculty News