Reposted: January 22, 2021 into our new blog formatting
Updated: Friday, November 6 - Question one was passed in Massachusetts and Question two was denied.
Post Date: October 26, 2020
By, Victoria Awkward
The 2020 Presidential Election is fast approaching!
Early Voting in MA: Ends Friday, October 30, 2020
Election Day: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Massachusetts voters take a look HERE at the official Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to answer your general election questions. Keep reading for some helpful information about ballot questions one and two.
Question One references the "The Right to Repair Law" and the access independent repair shops will have on your car's telematics systems
What is the right to repair?
Check out this Boston.Com article by Nik DeCosta-Klipa, Making sense of Question 1, the return of the Massachusetts right-to-repair debate
Implications of "The Right to Repair Law"
Listen to this 40-minute debate by Tiziana Dearing & Chris Citorik from WBUR here
Question Two refers to enacting Ranked-Choice Voting (RCV) within Massachusetts.
What is ranked-choice voting?
Check out this Teen Vogue Article: What Is Ranked-Choice Voting? by Lauren Young
Check out this explanation here from BallotPedia
Implications of ranked voting.
Check on this WGBH article/video: How Ranked-Choice Voting Could Change Massachusetts Politics by Adam Reilly