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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Straight-ticket_voting

Straight-ticket voting or straight-party voting is the practice of voting for every candidate that a ... Straight-ticket voting only involved the partisan section of the ballot, meaning that if an individual wished to vote in a non-partisan race or for or  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Partisan_(political)

In politics, a partisan is a committed member of a political party. In multi-party systems, the term ... A candidate may have a party affiliation but it is not listed on the ballot. Independents occasionally appear in major contests but rarely win. At the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primary_election

A primary election is an election that narrows the field of candidates before a general election ... All voters can take part in an open primary and may cast votes on a ballot of any party. .... However, tactical voting is sometimes a concern in non-partisan primaries as members of the opposite party can vote for the weaker  ...

www.nlc.org/partisan-vs-nonpartisan-elections

Proponents for partisan elections argue that: The absence of party labels confuses ... In the absence of a party ballot, voters will turn to whatever cue is available, ...

ballotpedia.org/Partisan_election_of_judges

Sep 6, 2017 ... A partisan election is one where candidates are listed on the ballot with indication of their political party. Though the basic premise of partisan ...

www.michigan.gov/documents/sos/ED-125_Instrc_for_Voting_444406_7.pdf

VOTING INSTRUCTIONS. Partisan Offices: Partisan primaries are held to nominate candidates to partisan offices. If a partisan primary appears on the ballot, you ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonpartisan%20ballot

Define nonpartisan ballot: a ballot bearing no party designations.

journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/107808747801400207

in 1971, a partisan campaign with a nonpartisan ballot in 1973, and a partisan campaign ... a partisan voting pattern, or is a partisan ballot also necessary? And.

www.independentvoterproject.org/different_types_of_primary_elections

Today, most systems fall under two broad categories: Partisan and ... Open partisan primary elections allow voters to vote in the partisan ballot of their choice .