Tactical Voting Law and Legal Definition

Tactical voting is a method adopted when the voters supports a candidate other than his/her preferential candidate. It is also known as strategic voting or sophisticated voting.

Some of the tactical voting includes:

1. Compromising

2. Burying

3.Push over

4.Bullet voting

However, it is the type of tactical voting adopted will determine the results of the elections and this will vary accordingly from one system to another.