Well, to be honest, Clay, I didn’t really want to get into the details of how and why we ended up with the system we have, or how to change that system. That’s a whole different discussion that deserves its own piece. I really just wanted to push back against the narrative that third-party voters have some sort of obligation to just hand their votes over to Democrats or Republicans without asking for and receiving something in return.

Thank you for the link, though! I’ve bookmarked it and will give it a read tomorrow. It looks quite interesting. :)

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