About Us

NewsVoy grew from the grassroots.

Since 2020, NewsVoy has been serving news to Rank the Vote, enabling staff and volunteers to spend more time fighting for better elections.

Founder Scotty canvassing

Scotty Vercoe is a producer, activist and lead developer of NewsVoy. He produced the 2018 documentary The Battle for Ranked Choice Voting covering Maine’s successful fight to be the first state in the nation to change its voting system. Scotty cofounded Rank the Vote in 2019. He is a graduate of MIT and Oberlin Conservatory.