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2012 - 2013 Topic Announcement

2012 – 2013 Topic Announcement

75 schools voted. A list is below. The winning resolution is #2:

Resolved: The United States Federal Government should substantially reduce restrictions on and/or substantially increase financial incentives for energy production in the United States of one or more of the following: coal, crude oil, natural gas, nuclear power, solar power, wind power.

The amendment on reorganization with conferences fails.

A detailed list of the votes is below.

Jeff

Topic Voting Breakdown

Initial first-place vote totals. 75 ballots. 38 first-place votes required to win.

#1: 9
#2: 28
#3: 7
#4: 11
#5: 6
#6: 14

The votes for resolution #5 were transferred and produced the following new count of first-place votes. Note: the count now contains only 74 votes since one vote only listed #5 on the ballot. That first-place vote was not transferred.

#1: 9
#2: 28
#3: 8
#4: 11
#5:
#6: 18

The votes for resolution #3 were transferred and produced the following new count of first-place votes.

#1: 15
#2: 28
#3:
#4: 12
#5:
#6: 19

The votes for resolution #4 were transferred and produced the following new count of first-place votes.

#1: 17
#2: 38
#3:
#4:
#5:
#6: 19

Resolution #2 wins with a majority of votes. For those wondering what would have happened, here is the final vote count:

#2: 52
#6: 22

The Amendment up for consideration fails on a vote of 25 (yes) and 32 (no).

List of Schools Voting

Appalachian State
Arizona State
Augustana College
Bard College
Baylor University
Binghamton University
Boston College
Cal Poly, SLO
California State University Northridge
Capital University
Clarion University
Concordia College
CSU Chico
CSU Fullerton
CUNY
Dartmouth College
Emory University
Florida State University
Fresno State
George Mason University
George Washington University
Georgetown
Georgia State University
Gonzaga University
Illinois State University
James Madison University
John Carroll University
Johnson County Community College
Kansas City KS Community College
Kentucky
KSU
Liberty University
Los Rios Community Colleges
Macalester College
Michigan State University
Missouri State U
Northwestern University
Richmond
Sacramento state
Samford University
Stanford University
Texas
towson university
Trinity University
Univ of Rochester
univ of westga georgia
University of California, Berkeley
University of Central Oklahoma
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Iowa
University of Kansas
University of Louisville
University of Mary Washington
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri - Kansas City
UNiversity of North Texas
University of Northern Iowa
University of Oklahoma
University of Pittsburgh
University of South Florida
University of Wyoming
UNLV
USC
USMA
UT-Dallas
UTSA
Vanderbilt
Wake Forest University
Wayne State University
Weber State University
Whitman College
Wichita State U