Reply to DEMOREP on Lord Jenkin's Proposals

David Marsay djmarsay at
Fri Oct 9 04:31:18 PDT 1998

In response to\:
> From:          DEMOREP1 at
> Subject:       RE: Reply to DEMOREP on Lord Jenkin's Proposals

> Another extreme example (counting only first choice votes). 1931 U.K. election
> during the Great Depression--
> Hitler agent 35
> Stalin agent 34
> Winston Churchill 31

I agree that WC should win. However, I note that Hitler wins under 
FPP, so at least AV is not worse. And at least the moderate WC 
supporters have some say in who gets elected.

No method is perfect.
Sorry folks, but apparently I have to do this. :-(
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