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Many of these articles are by individual CfER members or other groups, and express points of view that are not necessarily shared by all members, or CfER as an organization. However, they can help anyone learn about the concepts and controversies important to CfER.
Proportional Representation - Questions and Answers (Microsoft Word format)
How does choice voting compare to other methods?
What is Instant Runoff Voting? - Why is it so great?
Sacramento's Fun-House Mirror:
Showing How California's Legislature Doesn't Closely Represent its Body Politic
Single-Member Districts: Divide and Conquer
Redistricting in Tic-Tac-Toe Town
The Center for Voting and Democracy's Redistricting Roulette
Vermont groups have produced a demonstration and a more recent report (pdf).
Here is a series of articles by Steve Chessin:
Glossary of terms related to election methods
Quotes from authoritative sources about PR
These other sites provide a lot of info on PR.
Instructions for counting a choice voting election (Microsoft Word format) (PDF format) and a related form (Microsoft Word format) (PDF format)
PR could boost voter turnout.
Here are some stats on the racial and ethnic composition of the state assembly.