In Nevada, ‘None’ is not an option

A United States District Judge has ruled against Nevada’s long-standing tradition of adding “None of the above” to voting ballots. While supporters see this option as giving voice to the “vote of no confidence,” which many voters believe needs to be expressed, Judge Robert Jones saw it as being unconstitutional, since votes for “None” don’t count toward actually determining a winner. Judge Jones made the right decision, although I wouldn’t go so far as to label it “unconstitutional.” Every Read more […]