[Election-Methods] Spearman-unbiased apportionment

Rob LeGrand honky1998 at yahoo.com
Tue Dec 4 15:52:22 PST 2007

Steve Eppley wrote:
> If my recollection is correct, there is a related argument in Judith
> Best's book "In Defense Of The Electoral College."  One of her
> conclusions was that, even though small states are represented more
> than proportionally in the Electoral College, contrary to appearances
> large states are not underrepresented in it.

A similar argument:


It argues that a voter in California is more than 3 times as likely as a
voter in Montana to change the outcome of a presidential election.

Rob LeGrand, psephologist
rob at approvalvoting.org
Citizens for Approval Voting

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