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Completed elections don't show all candidates in the primary phase

On the primary tab of completed elections, only the top 10-finishing candidates are shown. This should be changed to show the primary as it was run, with all candidates (up to 30). Only the election ...
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Should votes be displayed during moderator primary? [duplicate]

This was the second time I've participated in the moderator election process. Overall, I feel like the process is very good, and I'm satisfied with the moderators who were elected (I voted for two of ...
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Blind moderator election [duplicate]

After participating in my first moderator election, I was wondering what the reason was for displaying the number of other users' votes cast. In my opinion, that can skew personal opinions of voters ...
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Why can we see the votes in an ongoing election? [duplicate]

I find that my expectations of a nominated person and where my votes should go are affected by what number I see next to them, even if I don't want it to. I feel I gravitate towards nominees who ...
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What math decides who is eliminated during election primaries?

During the primary phase of SE elections the candidate pool is narrowed to 10 nominations based on a free-form up/down voting system much like answers. However the vote math system has some funky ...
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Candidates not surviving primaries not displayed in “primary” tab anymore for past elections

https://stackoverflow.com/election/3?tab=primary There are 18 candidates but only the 10 candidates who survived the primaries are listed there. I think the other candidates should also be shown in ...
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Make primary voting process more explicit

Should the number of votes that a user is eligible to cast be listed somewhere on the primary voting page? I found that I could cast one up or down per candidate.. but I had to look around for the ...
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Remove withdrawn candidates from the primary

The Stack Overflow moderator election primary has begun, and there were several candidates who were immediately withdrawn (didn't meet badge requirements perhaps?). Whatever the reason, they all ...
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Add moderator nomination/primary/election history to user profile

I think it would be helpful to have links on a user's profile to their moderator nomination/primary/election history. Currently, you can see it in the activity tab of the user's profile (even though ...
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Moderator primary scores should either be shown or not shown

On moderator primary election pages (SO #1, SU #1, Programmers #1), scores are reported in a weird way: score = max(upvotes - downvotes, my_vote) (or something approaching), i.e. if the candidate ...
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Sign on separate line in vote count for low-score mod nominations [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Minor layout problem with negative votes Only tested in Chrome.
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Sort by vote tally in the election primaries

I think it'd be nice to have the option to sort the nominees by the current vote tally during the primaries. I can see having a random order when the page loads, but it would be great if we could ...
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Does it actually *say* on the election primary page what a 'faded out' submission means?

On the election primary page, some nomination texts are faded out and there are no voting buttons. I'm guessing this is becauase, as per the sidebar, nominees may withdraw at their discretion at ...
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Do not show the score for users during primaries

I believe that showing the post score for nomination posts during primaries is a bad idea. When I loaded the primaries page during the election, the first thing I saw was a post voted -1. This ...