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A popular vote embrace will end the Electoral College disgrace

Earlier this week, the state of New York joined a national movement to reform presidential elections by promising to grant its 29 Electoral College votes to the candidate who wins the American popular vote.  470 more words

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NEW YORK IS THE LATEST STATE TO SIGN ON: END THE ELECTORAL SYSTEM

SILive: “The Empire State has joined the National Popular Vote compact with legislation signed Tuesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. States that have signed on to the interstate agreement will award electoral votes for president to the candidate who receives the majority of the national popular vote. 133 more words

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"Totalitarianism"

I started out today thinking about chastising the careless use of the term “tolitarianism” by both Left and Right—who generally accuse their opponents of the T word. 394 more words

Totalitarianism

Is the United States an Oligarchy?

Click on Telegraph to read the article in the British newspaper.  Is the United States an oligarchy?  Click on Wikipedia, where we are listed as one. 185 more words

National Popular Vote bill now has 61% of the 270 electoral votes needed to activate


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Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the National Popular Vote bill on April 15, making New York the 11th state to enact the law.

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Why The States Matter: By-Passing The Constitution On Electing A President

This time, the sky really is close to falling

For some time, there have been rumors and tidbits about the attempt by George Soros to find a way around the Electoral College.   307 more words

George Soros