DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Round 1

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Candidate Votes Status
ask people to drive less until war is over  Chart color  2  (25.0%)   
Promise Ukraine will not be part of NATO if Russia ends war  Chart color  2  (25.0%)   
Blame Biden, elect GOP to cater to oil companies instead  Chart color  1  (12.5%)  Defeated
Offer Putin and oligarchs amnesty if they end the war  Chart color  1  (12.5%)   
Fast-track CYBERTRAN - fast, efficient transit to end oil dependency  Chart color  1  (12.5%)   
Spend CA transit money building parking garages instead of transit  Chart color  1  (12.5%)   
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The last-place candidate (Blame Biden, elect GOP to cater to oil companies instead) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Round 2

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
ask people to drive less until war is over  Chart color  3  (37.5%)   
Promise Ukraine will not be part of NATO if Russia ends war  Chart color  2  (25.0%)   
Offer Putin and oligarchs amnesty if they end the war  Chart color  1  (12.5%)   
Fast-track CYBERTRAN - fast, efficient transit to end oil dependency  Chart color  1  (12.5%)   
Spend CA transit money building parking garages instead of transit  Chart color  1  (12.5%)  Defeated
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The last-place candidate (Spend CA transit money building parking garages instead of transit) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Round 3

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
ask people to drive less until war is over  Chart color  3  (37.5%)   
Promise Ukraine will not be part of NATO if Russia ends war  Chart color  2  (25.0%)   
Offer Putin and oligarchs amnesty if they end the war  Chart color  2  (25.0%)   
Fast-track CYBERTRAN - fast, efficient transit to end oil dependency  Chart color  1  (12.5%)  Defeated
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The last-place candidate (Fast-track CYBERTRAN - fast, efficient transit to end oil dependency) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Round 4

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
ask people to drive less until war is over  Chart color  4  (50.0%)   
Promise Ukraine will not be part of NATO if Russia ends war  Chart color  2  (25.0%)   
Offer Putin and oligarchs amnesty if they end the war  Chart color  2  (25.0%)  Defeated
Pie chart

The last-place candidate (Offer Putin and oligarchs amnesty if they end the war) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Round 5

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
ask people to drive less until war is over  Chart color  4  (50.0%)   
Promise Ukraine will not be part of NATO if Russia ends war  Chart color  4  (50.0%)  Defeated
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The last-place candidate (Promise Ukraine will not be part of NATO if Russia ends war) is eliminated. Ballots for that candidate are counted toward their next highest ranking.

Go to the next round.
















 

DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Round 6

Legend
Candidate Votes Status
ask people to drive less until war is over  Chart color  7  (100.0%)  Elected
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At this point, the number of remaining candidates equals the number of remaining seats, so the remaining candidates are declared elected.

In the end, 87.5% of all cast ballots counted toward a winner. This compares to 25% if only the first-round votes were used.

Also, view the Ballot Depth info to see how much lower rankings contributed to the tally.

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DemoChoice Web Poll: What should be done about high gas prices?

1 candidate will be elected with 8 ballots cast.


Ballot Depth

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

Rank Fraction of votes for winner
1st    28.6% 
2nd    14.3% 
3rd    14.3% 
4th    14.3% 
10th    14.3% 
14th    14.3% 
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