Re: Clarification of OA Election Discussion Stimuli
Paul H. Brown (phbrown@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Thu, 1 Jun 1995 15:23:01 -0400
> 1) Some have expressed doubt at the outcome I describe if normal
> election procedures were followed. They can and frequently do. For
> example, with five eligible, each boy has three votes. With 20 voting,
> each needs only 10 votes. 60 possible votes could be cast. All could be
> elected -- requiring only 50 total votes. For four to be elected it requires
> only that the boys split approximately in half, each half voting for two
> different boys (or some other like permutation).
If my memory serves correctly, an elected scout must receive over half of
the votes cast. Thus, all eligible boys couldn't be elected. Correct me
if I'm wrong (It's been a few months since our election.).
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City