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Newsmax
Obama Campaign Manager: We Have a 'Psychopath Running for President'"But right, I don't have a degree in psychology." Plouffe went on to predict D
Obama Campaign Manager: We Have a 'Psychopath Running for President'
Newsmax / Posted 11 hours ago
"But right, I don't have a degree in psychology." Plouffe went on to predict Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton "is guaranteed at least 269" votes of the Electoral College to win the White House, and that the November vote could be a "landsl... Read more
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Breitbart
It's the Supreme Court, Stupid!laws. Bingo! So, if candidate Trump needs to trim his sales on immigration law
It's the Supreme Court, Stupid!
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
laws. Bingo! So, if candidate Trump needs to trim his sales on immigration law enforcement in order to get to 270 Electoral College votes on November 8, that will not give me heartburn. Half a loaf from Trump is better than a handful of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270Hillary Clinton heads into the fall out front in enough states to give her at l
How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
Hillary Clinton heads into the fall out front in enough states to give her at least a tie in the Electoral College, meaning that a victory in any of the several states now considered a toss-up would be enough to push her over the top and into the... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 27027, 2016 08:22 AM Hillary Clinton heads into the fall out front in enough stat
How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
27, 2016 08:22 AM Hillary Clinton heads into the fall out front in enough states to give her at least a tie in the Electoral College, meaning that a victory in any of the several states now considered a toss-up would be enough to push her... Read more
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The Atlantic
More Americans Are Selecting "Some Other Race" on U.S. Census Formsmeasurement was really used to address problems and concerns.” Today, it also s
More Americans Are Selecting "Some Other Race" on U.S. Census Forms
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
measurement was really used to address problems and concerns.” Today, it also serves to reapportion congressional seats and Electoral College votes. A number of factors affect census results. Take, for example, an increase in ethno-racially mixed... Read more
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Raw Story
Clinton holds 5 point lead over Trump in latest Reuters/Ipsos pollthat if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of wi
Clinton holds 5 point lead over Trump in latest Reuters/Ipsos poll
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
that if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of winning by a margin of about 108 votes in the Electoral College, the body that decides the election through a count of the candidates’ wins in each state. (Editing by... Read more
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dna
US Election 2016: Poll shows Clinton leads Trump by 5 pointson Wednesday, estimated that if the election were held now Clinton would have a
US Election 2016: Poll shows Clinton leads Trump by 5 points
dna / Posted yesterday
on Wednesday, estimated that if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 %chance of winning by a margin of about 108 votes in the Electoral College, the body that decides the election through a count of the candidates' wins in each... Read more
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Daily Mail
New poll shows Clinton still holds a five point lead over Donald Trumpif the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of winning
New poll shows Clinton still holds a five point lead over Donald Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of winning by a margin of about 108 votes in the Electoral College Some 39 percent of likely voters supported Clinton in the four-way poll, compared with 36 percent for... Read more
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Newsmax
Donald Trump on Minnesota Ballot Now, but Barely Made Itclosely with the secretary of state's office to certify Mr. Trump's nomination
Donald Trump on Minnesota Ballot Now, but Barely Made It
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
closely with the secretary of state's office to certify Mr. Trump's nomination and the state party's electors to the Electoral College, and will finalize his ballot placement today, in advance of the Aug. 29 deadline," said Mike Lukach,... Read more
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Newsmax
Reuters/Ipsos Poll: Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Pointsestimated that if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent ch
Reuters/Ipsos Poll: Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
estimated that if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of winning by a margin of about 108 votes in the Electoral College, the body that decides the election through a count of the candidates' wins i... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Electoral College 101: Why Texas doesn't matter to Donald Trump, Hillary Clintonyear. Next to California (seriously, isn't that just three states welded toget
Electoral College 101: Why Texas doesn't matter to Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
year. Next to California (seriously, isn't that just three states welded together?) which has 55 votes, Texas has the most electoral college votes in the nation. For a state with 38 electoral votes to give, that seems like a missed opportunity for... Read more
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Reuters
Clinton leads Trump by 5 points in Reuters/Ipsos pollthat if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of wi
Clinton leads Trump by 5 points in Reuters/Ipsos poll
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
that if the election were held now Clinton would have a 95 percent chance of winning by a margin of about 108 votes in the Electoral College, the body that decides the election through a count of the candidates' wins in each state. (Editing by... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Happy (What Day Should Be Known As ) New Yearnew democracies, when choosing how to elect its national leadership, even consi
Happy (What Day Should Be Known As ) New Year
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
new democracies, when choosing how to elect its national leadership, even considered copying our uniquely irrational Electoral College system? How irrational is the Electoral College? Consider this: California, the largest state, has... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican or a Trump backerconstantly reminded us. No, what matters are state-by-state polls, the ones we
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican or a Trump backer
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
constantly reminded us. No, what matters are state-by-state polls, the ones we can extrapolate into who might win actual Electoral College votes. Except here, too, the polling math favors Clinton -- and more decisively. No wonder her strategy is... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican -- or a Trump backerconstantly reminded us. No, what matters are state-by-state polls, the ones we
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican -- or a Trump backer
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
constantly reminded us. No, what matters are state-by-state polls, the ones we can extrapolate into who might win actual Electoral College votes. Except here, too, the polling math favors Clinton -- and more decisively. No wonder her strategy is... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Road to 270: CNN’s latest electoral college mapable to ride a post-convention bounce and mostly uncontested television airwave
Road to 270: CNN’s latest electoral college map
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
able to ride a post-convention bounce and mostly uncontested television airwaves to her strongest position yet in CNN’s Electoral College outlook this year. This election is far from over, but the map now — which is a snapshot of this moment and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Noc-K Officials Will Fight Backto call for a comprehensive constitutional review to remove this clause of doub
Noc-K Officials Will Fight Back
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to call for a comprehensive constitutional review to remove this clause of double voting, increase the number of the electoral college from the current 27 to at least 81 for competition and democracy sake. Sports insiders have also poked... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Happy New Yearnew democracies, when choosing how to elect its national leadership, even consi
Happy New Year
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
new democracies, when choosing how to elect its national leadership, even considered copying our uniquely irrational Electoral College system? How irrational is the Electoral College? Consider this: California, the largest state, has... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dems, GOP will gather this weekend to select candidatesof the state’s 14 congressional districts and two selected by all of the delega
Dems, GOP will gather this weekend to select candidates
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the state’s 14 congressional districts and two selected by all of the delegates at the convention – who will make up the electoral college and cast their votes for the winning presidential candidate after the Nov. 8 election. But they’ll also... Read more
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Deseret News
Evan McMullin campaign hitting, missing presidential ballot deadlinesso it’s a nothing," he said in a recent interview. Jowers said it's far-fetche
Evan McMullin campaign hitting, missing presidential ballot deadlines
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
so it’s a nothing," he said in a recent interview. Jowers said it's far-fetched that Trump or Clinton fails to win 270 electoral college votes, which would send the decision to the U.S. House of Representatives. McMullin would have to take at... Read more
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FOX News
Storm Warning: Q Poll shows Trump down 10case, beyond, is one of the most glaring potholes in the highway of political h
Storm Warning: Q Poll shows Trump down 10
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
case, beyond, is one of the most glaring potholes in the highway of political history.] “Which are the 11 states whose Electoral College votes can/will win the total needed to win election?” – Joan H. Williams, Lebanon, Ore. [Ed. note: Great... Read more
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The Manila Times
Setting the agenda for constitutional reformundermined by the lack of a mandate. He secured victory in the 2000 presidentia
Setting the agenda for constitutional reform
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
undermined by the lack of a mandate. He secured victory in the 2000 presidential election by the very narrow margin of five Electoral College votes. Not only did his Democratic rival in the 2000 presidential election, Al Gore, secure over 500,000... Read more
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The Hill
Five reasons the Trump campaign is in deep troublethe deck has long since been stacked in the Democrats’ favor for this year’s pr
Five reasons the Trump campaign is in deep trouble
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
the deck has long since been stacked in the Democrats’ favor for this year’s presidential contest — just look at the Electoral College map, where you will see that the path to 270 electoral votes is much easier with the Democratic Party’s... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hate the Electoral College? Let's sidestep itwinner becomes president. So, it’s back to the old college this fall. No, not
Hate the Electoral College? Let's sidestep it
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
winner becomes president. So, it’s back to the old college this fall. No, not college college. We’re talking about the Electoral College, that relic of Colonial times that puts the power to choose our next president in the hands of... Read more
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Business Insider
Hillary Clinton would have a 95% chance of winning the election if it were held todayYork. She would also win the crucial swing states of Ohio, Virginia, and Florid
Hillary Clinton would have a 95% chance of winning the election if it were held today
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
York. She would also win the crucial swing states of Ohio, Virginia, and Florida by as many as 8 percentage points. Her electoral college total would be at least 268 votes, or just two fewer than the 270 votes a candidate needs to win the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
They grow up so fast: What this mom won't miss when her kid graduates from schoolhistory. Middle school delivered an equal interest in girls and physics, a har
They grow up so fast: What this mom won't miss when her kid graduates from school
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
history. Middle school delivered an equal interest in girls and physics, a harsh dislike for getting up early and the Electoral College, and it put biographies of Winston Churchill and Albert Einstein in his backpack. Then in no time, he was... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Democrats Are Winning Americathe popular vote in five of the six presidential elections since 1992. (In 2000
How Democrats Are Winning America
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
the popular vote in five of the six presidential elections since 1992. (In 2000, Al Gore won the popular vote but lost the Electoral College and the White House to George W. Bush.) If Clinton maintains her consistent advantage in national and... Read more
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CBS News
Will Democrats triumph in the South?states in play.” But some argue Trump’s candidacy could be an aberration that
Will Democrats triumph in the South?
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
states in play.” But some argue Trump’s candidacy could be an aberration that is artificially expanding the traditional electoral college map. For example, Michael Barone, a fellow at the conservative think tank AEI, heeds caution in applying... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Clinton soars past Trump in latest US pollsones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton soars past Trump in latest US polls
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg professors, students tackle campaign seasonSo, what I really want to instill upon them is how this very complicated proces
Spartanburg professors, students tackle campaign season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
So, what I really want to instill upon them is how this very complicated process works —�getting registered to vote, the Electoral College and the basics of getting elected to the presidency. We will take a critical look at the campaigns, and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election: pollones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election: poll
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Clinton the likely winner - if the US election were held todayones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton the likely winner - if the US election were held today
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg professors, students tackle campaign seasonSo, what I really want to instill upon them is how this very complicated proces
Spartanburg professors, students tackle campaign season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
So, what I really want to instill upon them is how this very complicated process works — getting registered to vote, the Electoral College and the basics of getting elected to the presidency. We will take a critical look at the campaigns, and... Read more
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CNBC
Clinton would have 95 pct chance of winning if election held today, poll suggestsones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton would have 95 pct chance of winning if election held today, poll suggests
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hillary pulls ahead from the Donald in latest poll with 12-point leadTrump ranged from 3 to 9 percentage points. Analysis shows that Clinton can cu
Hillary pulls ahead from the Donald in latest poll with 12-point lead
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Trump ranged from 3 to 9 percentage points. Analysis shows that Clinton can currently bank on at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, according to a Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election: pollones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election: poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election: pollones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election: poll
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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Newsmax
Reuters Poll: Clinton Leads Trump in Key Swing Statesones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Reuters Poll: Clinton Leads Trump in Key Swing States
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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Reuters
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win electionones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinto
Clinton leads Trump in key swing states, would likely win election
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
ones that heavily influence the outcome of the election. At the moment, Clinton would win at least 268 votes in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately chooses the next president, just two shy of what she needs to win the White... Read more
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The Hill
Could Dolley Madison have become the first female president?hostess, which made her well known among members of Congress, who were often th
Could Dolley Madison have become the first female president?
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
hostess, which made her well known among members of Congress, who were often the power players behind those elected to the Electoral College. While president, Jefferson didn't dare mix political parties at dinner parties. This made sense when you... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Trump campaign quick to dismiss 'troll poll' showing dead heat in SC presidential racemeanwhile, Trump takes 45 percent of support to Clinton's 43 percent of support
Trump campaign quick to dismiss 'troll poll' showing dead heat in SC presidential race
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
meanwhile, Trump takes 45 percent of support to Clinton's 43 percent of support. A Democrat has not won the state's electoral college votes since President Jimmy Carter in 1976. State Democratic Party Chairman Jaime Harrison appeared on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Ralph Nader shook up the election in 2000. Will a third-party candidate do the same in 2016?must earn 15% of support in national polls and appear on enough state ballots t
Ralph Nader shook up the election in 2000. Will a third-party candidate do the same in 2016?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
must earn 15% of support in national polls and appear on enough state ballots to plausibly be able to win a majority of Electoral College votes. This year, the commission will follow five polls from ABC News/The Washington Post, NBC News/The... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Trump campaign quick to dismiss 'troll poll' showing dead heat in SC presidential racemeanwhile, Trump takes 45 percent of support to Clinton's 43 percent of support
Trump campaign quick to dismiss 'troll poll' showing dead heat in SC presidential race
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
meanwhile, Trump takes 45 percent of support to Clinton's 43 percent of support. A Democrat has not won the state's electoral college votes since President Jimmy Carter in 1976. State Democratic Party Chairman Jaime Harrison appeared on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Think the Clinton-Trump race will be a landslide? Hold your horseswere more closely divided. George W. Bush received 48 percent in 2000 — after h
Think the Clinton-Trump race will be a landslide? Hold your horses
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
were more closely divided. George W. Bush received 48 percent in 2000 — after he failed to win the popular vote but won the Electoral College — and 51 percent in 2004. The margin of victory, however, is about more than just bragging rights. If... Read more
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The Washington Times
Gary Johnson gaining traction with young and Hispanic voters in bid to win western statesbut that there’s the potential to disrupt the race enough in some of the wester
Gary Johnson gaining traction with young and Hispanic voters in bid to win western states
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
but that there’s the potential to disrupt the race enough in some of the western states to deny any one candidate 270 Electoral College votes and throw it to the U.S. House. “If you can peel away Nevada or Utah or some other state where you... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
TONIGHT: Trump and Clinton face off in RiverDogs' 'Bobblection'will allow you to take your pick from the candidates at tonight's game against
TONIGHT: Trump and Clinton face off in RiverDogs' 'Bobblection'
Charleston City Paper / Posted 5 days ago
will allow you to take your pick from the candidates at tonight's game against the Columbia Fireflies. There won't be any Electoral College or hanging chads in this contest, though. The R'Dogs will have 500 Trump and 500 Clinton bobbleheads... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Open the Debates to 3rd Parties: Time to Call out the Fraud Perpetrated by the Commission on Presidential Debatessays, "What I like about the Popular Resistance petition is that it makes being
Open the Debates to 3rd Parties: Time to Call out the Fraud Perpetrated by the Commission on Presidential Debates
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
says, "What I like about the Popular Resistance petition is that it makes being on the ballot in enough states to win the Electoral College the criterion for debate inclusion, thereby avoiding fickle (and manipulable) polling results. What I like... Read more
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PhysOrg
Get better election predictions by combining diverse forecastspercent. This year, for the first time ever, the PollyVote also looks at state
Get better election predictions by combining diverse forecasts
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
percent. This year, for the first time ever, the PollyVote also looks at state predictions to forecast the outcome of the Electoral College. At the time of writing, Clinton is predicted to gain 347 electoral votes, versus 191 for Trump.Apart from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two ways to determine 2016’s winnerout who could win the 2016 presidential campaign. There is the traditional meth
Two ways to determine 2016’s winner
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
out who could win the 2016 presidential campaign. There is the traditional method of going to a website with an interactive Electoral College map, then plugging in the leader in polls of each state to see if a candidate gets to 270 electoral... Read more
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The New Statesman
New Statesman readers on Jeremy Corbyn, one year onthe constituencies; it retains the support of most of the trade unions; a “one
New Statesman readers on Jeremy Corbyn, one year on
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
the constituencies; it retains the support of most of the trade unions; a “one member, one vote” system has replaced the electoral college, to which the deputy leader, Tom Watson, wishes to return. Rather than persist with the unhappiest marriage... Read more
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