As Washington Goes, So Goes Oregon?
It looks as though Oregonians will get a chance to vote on the "top-two" primary system that their neighbors to the North have ...
It looks as though Oregonians will get a chance to vote on the "top-two" primary system that their neighbors to the North have adopted.
Under the system, all candidates run on the same ballot in the primary. The top two, regardless of party, square off in the general election.
Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Washington could implement the system. Now supporters in Oregon are likely to have enough signatures to put an initiative on the ballot in November to do the same, as the Statesman Journal reports.
(Hat tip: Ballot Access News)
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
States With the Top Job Growth in First Half of 20162 days ago
10 States Join Feds' Lawsuit to Block Health Insurance Mega-Mergers2 days ago
NBA Pulls All-Star Game From North Carolina 'to Effect Positive Change'2 days ago
Mike Pence’s Health Policy Record Is a Mixed Bag2 days ago
New York Joins Flow of States Making Tampons Tax-Free2 days ago
Court Blocks Michigan's Ban on Straight-Party Voting2 days ago