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View Diary: Paved with good intentions: The folly of 'open' electoral primaries (151 comments)

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    WillR, slothlax, Dave925, VClib, TexasTom

    I don't think independents want "their own" party.  Mostly, they just want a voice in the process.  And when parties try to close the process, a lot of voters don't like it, and they may take steps to open it up again.  That's what led to the top-two primary in Washington.

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