What Is The Top Two Open Primary?
All Voters vote in top-two primary elections for Congress, State Legislature, Governor, and Cabinet, regardless of party affiliation or lack thereof.
Consistent ballot access and equal participation by all candidates.
Eliminates government-funded party nominations for those offices.
If candidates are nominated by a party, candidate appears on ballot as party's nominee; other candidates may indicate party preference.
Top two vote getters advance to general election.
LINKS ABOUT TOP TWO OPEN PRIMARIES
“A Quiet Revolution”
The Early Success of California’s Top Two Nonpartisan Primary
By Jason D. Olson, Founder of IndependentVoice.org and Omar H. Ali, P.hD., Associate Professor at University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Lynn Hatter - News Director of WFSU July 23nd, 2015
"How Do Primaries Work"
Chad Peace, IVN
Cosponsored by Open Primaries, Progress For All, and Florida Fair and Open Primaries
Florida Fair And Open Primaries