DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 President Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 6,426 ballots cast.

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Round 1    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,810  (43.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD ______ :
JUSTINE LAZARO, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  1,899  (29.6%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________________ :
Rebecca 'Slander and Libel' Brown, SQUELCH!  904  (14.1%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ______________________________________ :
RONALD CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  433  (6.7%) 
EEEEEEE ______________________________________________ :
Zach 'Morris' Liberman, Independent  226  (3.5%) 
GGG __________________________________________________ :
ALFRED TWU, Independent  154  (2.4%) 
BBB __________________________________________________ :
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
ALFRED TWU, Independent Defeated
C F

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

In the first round, the first choices on each ballot are tallied.
No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (ALFRED TWU, Independent) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

New colors:
H
None of these

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DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 President Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 6,426 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 2    
----------------------------------------------------- 50%
MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,830  (44.4%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _______ :
JUSTINE LAZARO, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  1,918  (30.1%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _____________________ :
Rebecca 'Slander and Libel' Brown, SQUELCH!  930  (14.6%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _____________________________________ :
RONALD CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  454  (7.1%) 
EEEEEEEE _____________________________________________ :
Zach 'Morris' Liberman, Independent  247  (3.9%) 
GGGGG ________________________________________________ :
None of these  47   
H ____________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Zach 'Morris' Liberman, Independent Defeated
C D F HH

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Zach 'Morris' Liberman, Independent) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 President Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 6,426 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 3    
---------------------------------------------------- 50%
MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,888  (45.9%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _____ :
JUSTINE LAZARO, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  1,951  (31.0%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ____________________ :
Rebecca 'Slander and Libel' Brown, SQUELCH!  986  (15.7%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF ____________________________________ :
RONALD CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)  465  (7.4%) 
EEEEEEEE ____________________________________________ :
None of these  136   
HHH _________________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
RONALD CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP) Defeated
CCCC D F HH

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (RONALD CRUZ, Defend Affirmative Action Party (DAAP)) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 President Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 6,426 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Next Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 4    
-------------------------------------------------- 50%
MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  2,962  (48.1%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD _ :
JUSTINE LAZARO, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,161  (35.1%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC ______________ :
Rebecca 'Slander and Libel' Brown, SQUELCH!  1,035  (16.8%) 
FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF _________________________________ :
None of these  268   
HHHH ______________________________________________
   
Results   Redistributed Votes (to these colors)
Rebecca 'Slander and Libel' Brown, SQUELCH! Defeated
CCCC DDDDDD HHHHHHH

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

No candidate has the number of votes needed to guarantee victory, so the last-place candidate (Rebecca 'Slander and Libel' Brown, SQUELCH!) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

next round Next Round














 
  
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 President Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 6,426 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Final Round | Previous Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Round 5    
------------------------------------------------ 50%
MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering  3,329  (57.7%) 
DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD :DDDDDDD
JUSTINE LAZARO, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)  2,437  (42.3%) 
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC _______ :
None of these  660   
HHHHHHHHHHH _____________________________________
   
Results  
JUSTINE LAZARO, CalSERVE (Cal Students for Equal Rights & a Valid Education)Defeated 
MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-EngineeringElected 

Note: If this doesn't make sense, try reading the How it works page, view the table form, or ask a question.
The dotted line represents the number of votes that guarantees victory (50% of counted votes).

MANUEL 'MANNY' BUENROSTRO (ASUC Senator), Student Action/UNITE-Greek/APPLE-Engineering has enough votes to guarantee victory and is declared a winner.
In the end, 51.8% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 43.7% if only the first-round votes were used.

The Ballot Depth section shows how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.
















 
 
DemoChoice Web Poll: ASUC 2005 President Election (UC Berkeley)
1 candidate will be elected with 6,426 ballots cast.

Table form | Chart form: First Round | Final Round | Ballot Depth | How it works | Main Page


Ballot Depth: This shows how much the lower rankings on ballots contributed to the winning candidate.

Rank Fraction of votes for winner
1st 84.4% 
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2nd 11.5% 
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3rd 3.1% 
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4th 0.9% 
5th 0.2%