NY's Path to Ranked Choice Voting: Brooklyn Forum

March 25, 2021  
Webinar
Webinar
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:15PM
Presented By Spectrum
Event Description

The virtual forum is part of a five-part series bringing together policymakers, leaders from government, advocacy professionals, academia, media, technology and more.

New York voters will see a big change in the next election cycle with the implementation of ranked-choice voting. Our diverse panel will discuss the major issues on ranked choice voting and its effect in Brooklyn. Topics to be addressed include the following:

-How exactly will ranked-choice voting work in New York City? 

-What are the pros and cons? Who benefits? Who is disadvantaged? 

-How to inform voters? Risk of confusion? 

-How will this affect campaigning? Less negative campaigning? Coalition campaigning?

-What kinds of candidates will benefit from this? Who will be hurt by it? 

Speakers
New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer
Scott Stringer
NYC Mayoral Candidate
Agenda
2:00pm

Opening Remarks By TBD, Charter Communications

2:10pm

Mayoral Candidate Interview

Scott Stringer, NYC Mayoral Candidate 

2:20pm

Roundtable Discussion 

New York voters will see a big change in the next election cycle with the implementation of ranked-choice voting. Our diverse panel will discuss the major issues on ranked choice voting and its effect in Brooklyn. Topics to be addressed include the following:

-How exactly will ranked-choice voting work in New York City? 

-What are the pros and cons? Who benefits? Who is disadvantaged? 

-How to inform voters? Risk of confusion? 

-How will this affect campaigning? Less negative campaigning? Coalition campaigning?

-What kinds of candidates will benefit from this? Who will be hurt by it?

3:10pm

Closing Remarks

3:15pm

Session Concludes

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