Click here for the Roanoke Times Op-Ed which begins:
The combination of ranked-choice voting and the VA State GOP convention May 8 may offer a pathway to a “Final 5” election process that revives the giant State Conventions of the 1990s.
In the 1990s, three efforts in Virginia turned out 13,000 or more Republican state delegates to choose the Republican party’s statewide nominees. Candidates and their teams visited every County or City GOP Mass Meeting and let the people in each county ask questions of the field rep or the candidate themselves.
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Johns op-ed also ran in the Danville Register & Bee as well