General ticket

  • general ticket representation is a voting system comparable to block voting, except for the fact that voters elect parties, not candidates. the parties then select their representatives to fill out elected office.

    general ticket systems were used in elections to the us house of representatives; in france, beginning in the third republic; and in italy.

  • use in the united states
  • french version
  • italian version
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General ticket representation is a voting system comparable to block voting, except for the fact that voters elect parties, not candidates. The parties then select their representatives to fill out elected office.

General ticket systems were used in elections to the US House of Representatives; in France, beginning in the Third Republic; and in Italy.