Primary Election Systems - LWVO Study


Prmary Election Systems – consensus deliberations

It’s time for Ohio League members to start thinking about primary election systems (PES). The study committee has completed its work and now members weigh in.

Study research and consensus questions are available on LWVO website (click here).

HOT TOPIC FORUM: Primary Systems: What are the Choices for Ohio?

Every November, Ohioans face numerous uncompetitive, or even uncontested, elections. Does the current primary system contribute to the problem? At a Hot Topic Forum on November 19, 2016, Dr. Vladimir Kogan, assistant professor of political science at Ohio State University, discussed this issue and possible alternatives to Ohio’s current primary system.

For video of the forum click here. To read a summary click here.