The EM vote on single-winner methods

Hugh R. Tobin htobin at
Sun Jul 14 17:04:59 PDT 1996

Marcus Ganley wrote:
> Date:          Sun, 14 Jul 1996 08:44:32 -0700 (PDT)
> Reply-to:      election-methods-list at
> From:          "Steve Eppley" <seppley at>
> To:            Multiple recipients of list <election-methods-list at>
> Subject:       Re: The EM vote on single-winner methods
> > 
> In elections to the Australian Senate, conducted under STV,
> truncation DOES invalidate ballots.
> Marcus Ganley

To think that my modest proposal to count half-votes in case of 
truncation was termed "compulsory false preferences" -- here is the real 

-- Hugh Tobin

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