Restoring our Republic
It’s still possible to have a functioning republic. One without corruption, spoiler candidates, or wasted votes. All it takes is us joining together.
Representation is broken.
Elections in Utah are routinely decided before the general election with candidates being funded primarily by big donors and corporations. Let’s fix that.
Zero statewide winners had more donations from everyday people like you than from large corporations and big-dollar donors. Learn how we can put the power back in your hands.
Competitive elections help legislators better represent you and encourage voter participation, only 8 Utah legislative races ended with less than a 10% margin of victory in 2020. Help us restore competitive elections in Utah.
Gov. Spencer Cox won his primary with just 36.1% of the vote. Candidates and voters deserve to know exactly how much winners are liked. See how he could have won with 60% of the vote.
Follow Our Progress
Originally published on We Are Utah | Mar. 30, 2022 Imagine an election where the candidate with the highest approval rating wins. No games, no spoilers, no more feeling forced to choose the lesser of two evils. We can make that happen. Nate Allen – Executive Director Nate earned his associate’s degree from Weber State…
Originally published on BYU Radio | Top of Mind with Julie Rose | Sep. 21, 2021 New York recently became the largest city to use ranked-choice voting in a city-wide election. There’s another form of voting we just learned about called Approval Voting. And for this form of voting, voters don’t pick just one candidate,…
Utah GOP Chair asked about Approval Voting
Consensus candidates are those who maximize the amount of people who approve of them holding office. This is why it is called ‘Approval’ Voting.
Approval Voting would benefit everyone! It helps reflect the true preferences of the voters for every election and elects the most representative candidate.
Utah Approves is laser-focused on returning power back to you with well-researched policies.