Comment: you can never win with write in votes

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you can never win with write in votes

even if they were counted. They'll never account for enough of the voting.

It's easier for people to vote for someone on the ballot. That is why candidates go to great lengths to get on the ballot. You want to make voting for you as easy as possible.

It's similar to a campaign not accepting credit cards but accepting cheques they will never get as much money just because it's an extra hurdle to write a cheque.