Count My Vote in the News
Utah lawmakers are grappling with many difficult issues, but discussions regarding the political party nomination process have been subdued--until now.
The political leadership of both major political parties in Utah and the members of the Utah State Legislature, as well, need to stop their attacks, both overt and behind the scenes, both subtle and not so subtle, on the initiative process in Utah.
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Replacing party caucuses with primary elections will empower women voters in Utah, advocates of the Count My Vote initiative said Wednesday.
"We just want to emphasize how important the Count My Vote initiative is to increase the participation of all voters, but particularly women," Norma Matheson said.
Will the parties choose electoral institutions preferred by the most ideologically committed participants, or will they choose institutions that attract a wider and more representative sample of voters?