Electoral College

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The Chattanoogan
The Saturday FunniesBrazile to leak debate questions to Hillary Clinton in advance of the debates?
The Chattanoogan / Posted an hour ago
Brazile to leak debate questions to Hillary Clinton in advance of the debates? Just one more thing -- on Democrats and the Electoral College. Why is it that Democrats think Super delegates are fine, but they have a problem with the Electoral... Read more
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Daily Record
Leadership voting rules are farcical as SNP councillor signs up to voteof a stitch-up in the Falkirk by-election of 2013, Labour sought to break the i
Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
of a stitch-up in the Falkirk by-election of 2013, Labour sought to break the influence of trade unions by replacing the electoral college system, that spread votes between MPs, affiliated unions and members, with an open ballot of anyone who... Read more
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Mashable
Hillary Clinton tried to get out of Trump’s inauguration like you would a partypresidents and their spouses. Obviously, Clinton, who won the popular vote by
Mashable / Posted 11 hours ago
presidents and their spouses. Obviously, Clinton, who won the popular vote by 3 million but lost the election due to the Electoral College, didn't really feel like going to Trump's inauguration. So she tried to get out of it the same way anyone... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bush speech marks another darkIt’s just plain startling. This is a man whose presidency was itself quite con
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
It’s just plain startling. This is a man whose presidency was itself quite controversial -- born of the electoral college, the same anti-democratic institution that gave us President Donald Trump, moored in anti-intellectualism and tax-cut... Read more
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EuroNews
Trump Is White America's Reaction to the Death of the Post-Racial Myththat just nine years ago elected its first black president. Yet the racial div
EuroNews / Posted 21 hours ago
that just nine years ago elected its first black president. Yet the racial divide that Trump demonstrated with his narrow Electoral College win was always there. President Barack Obama read to a certain portion of white America as an unending... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump Twitter museum spotlights 'Daily Show's' inventive satireof the free exhibit highlights the president's flexible mind, perhaps best show
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
of the free exhibit highlights the president's flexible mind, perhaps best shown in his pre-election tweet disparaging the Electoral College that would later win him the presidency. He called it "a disaster for Democracy." "The best kind of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Vengeful in Defeat: Hillary Fantasises about WikiLeaksof them. The grand design assumes a puppet master and watch maker. It also pres
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
of them. The grand design assumes a puppet master and watch maker. It also presumes standard impact and worth. “I lost the electoral college by about 77,000, and what we’re finding out is that there had to be some very sophisticated help provided... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
In California’s war on Trump, everyone loses4.3 million votes, which accounted for the margin of Hillary Clinton’s nationwi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
4.3 million votes, which accounted for the margin of Hillary Clinton’s nationwide popular vote victory. (Thank God for the Electoral College.) As James V. Lacy and Katy Grimes point out in their short, bracing new book, “California’s War Against... Read more
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FOX News
Still bruised from Clinton loss, left takes aim at Electoral College in court A liberal-led push to overhaul the Electoral College could be moving from the
FOX News / Posted yesterday
A liberal-led push to overhaul the Electoral College could be moving from the op-ed pages to the courtroom, as a Harvard professor who flirted with a dark-horse Democratic... Read more
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FOX News
Still bruised from Clinton loss, left takes aim at Electoral College in courtA liberal-led push to overhaul the Electoral College could be moving from the o
FOX News / Posted yesterday
A liberal-led push to overhaul the Electoral College could be moving from the op-ed pages to the courtroom, as a Harvard professor who flirted with a dark-horse Democratic presidential bid last year vows litigation to change the system. Criticism of... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted yesterday
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted yesterday
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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Slate
Roger Ailes’ Biographer on How Trump and Fox News Are a Hydra-Headed Beastthe best way to put it is that these men and women say, This man was democratic
Slate / Posted yesterday
the best way to put it is that these men and women say, This man was democratically elected. This is the system. We had the Electoral College for better or worse. The American people wound up with this president, so they are doing their best to... Read more
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CBS News
Commentary: The lying gamemore often than your average sweaty retail pol. And sure enough, in the weeks t
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
more often than your average sweaty retail pol. And sure enough, in the weeks that followed Trump's surprise victory in the Electoral College, reporters and editors engaged in a rather fierce debate as to whether it was appropriate to single out... Read more
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FOX News
Libs manipulate Gold Star families in war on Trump; Barack Obama returnsthe national anthem. WATCH HILLARY CAN STILL BE PRESIDENT ... REALLY: "You can
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
the national anthem. WATCH HILLARY CAN STILL BE PRESIDENT ... REALLY: "You can't have a new election, you can't have a new electoral college vote, all of that is fixed, there's no way to go back. But there is this path given the way the 25th... Read more
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FOX News
Libs manipulate Gold Star families in war on Trump; Barack Obama returnsthe national anthem. WATCH HILLARY CAN STILL BE PRESIDENT ... REALLY: "You can
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
the national anthem. WATCH HILLARY CAN STILL BE PRESIDENT ... REALLY: "You can't have a new election, you can't have a new electoral college vote, all of that is fixed, there's no way to go back. But there is this path given the way the 25th... Read more
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Reuters
Blame the Constitution for Trump’s undemocratic executive ordersnearly unlimited campaign spending, and institutions that over-represent white
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
nearly unlimited campaign spending, and institutions that over-represent white rural voters such as the Senate and the Electoral College, Republicans have been able to lose the popular vote and still win elections. Winner-take-all elections,... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Need Protection From Voters On Age Limit - MP Simeo Nsubugaand third reading. I have to admit that it is not an easy task to raise that n
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and third reading. I have to admit that it is not an easy task to raise that number but we have to because this is like an electoral college which requires us to do a lot of kakuyege (lobbying) to raise the numbers. It calls for being persuasive... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
"The Main Street solution is a no-brainer."showed where the states were. I’ve got a new one for you: Barron Trump is a Ru
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
showed where the states were. I’ve got a new one for you: Barron Trump is a Russian agent. Now they want to abolish the Electoral College. Of course they do. That would give the few states on the East Coast and West Coast control. The rest of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Hillary Clinton says she won't run again despite Donald Trump's urgingHillary Clinton is going to run in 2020? My answer was, 'I hope so!'" he wrote
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
Hillary Clinton is going to run in 2020? My answer was, 'I hope so!'" he wrote Monday morning. Trump won the White House with 306 Electoral College votes to Clinton's 232, while she won the popular vote by nearly 2.9 million votes. © 2017 ABC... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Mike Hall: On the virtues of ‘flip-flops’left strap, a tweet taking the opposite position. For example, one pair featur
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
left strap, a tweet taking the opposite position. For example, one pair features this statement on the right foot: “The electoral college is a disaster for a democracy.” On the left foot is printed: “The Electoral College is actually genius in... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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dna
Donald Trump urges Hillary Clinton to run in 2020 presidential pollsblamed Nigel Farage. That one came out of nowhere," he charged. The Democrats,
dna / Posted 4 days ago
blamed Nigel Farage. That one came out of nowhere," he charged. The Democrats, he argued, have a big advantage in the electoral college and they should never lose an election. "They should always be able to win in the Electoral College, but... Read more
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The Hill
The Memo: Trump keeps beating 2016 druma golf ball. And back in February, Trump erroneously claimed at a White House
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
a golf ball. And back in February, Trump erroneously claimed at a White House news conference that he had won the biggest Electoral College victory since President Reagan. When the inaccuracy was called out by one reporter present, Trump shot... Read more
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The Hindu
Securing Somalia: On Mogadishu terror attackin governance. Early this year, President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed was elected
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
in governance. Early this year, President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed was elected through an indirect polling process by an electoral college of parliamentarians nominated by society elders. The state of civil war prevented the conduct of elections... Read more
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FOX News
Trump vs. Clinton: The feud continues even after the electionthe popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
the popular vote by nearly 3 million people because “millions of people … voted illegally.” “In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump,... Read more
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NJ.com
Al Gore opens an old wound to spur Murphy votersyou following me?" Gore asked them slyly. The crowd clapped. He won the popul
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
you following me?" Gore asked them slyly. The crowd clapped. He won the popular vote by 543,000 votes, but the Electoral College was so close that it triggered a contentious recount in Florida that wasn't ended until the U.S. Supreme... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton accuses Assange of colluding with Russia in 2016 US electionaccused Hillary Clinton of lying and displaying a 'cold creepiness' Hillary Cl
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
accused Hillary Clinton of lying and displaying a 'cold creepiness' Hillary Clinton won the popular vote but lost the electoral college by a wide margin, clocking in 227 votes compared to Trump's 304 In January, the US intelligence officials... Read more
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International Business Times
Australian places $120,000 bet on Donald Trump winning a second term in office that Trump would, despite the ongoing Russian investigations, finish his first
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
that Trump would, despite the ongoing Russian investigations, finish his first term and go on to pick up more than 400 electoral college votes in 2020. In last year's election, Trump won 304 electoral college votes, a little over the 270... Read more
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Mashable
Larry Flynt offers $10 million if you have information that'll impeach Trumpwith a toll-free hotline and an email address for readers to send their tips to
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
with a toll-free hotline and an email address for readers to send their tips to. Flynt's ad questions Trump's win via the electoral college as opposed to the popular vote, and makes mention of the President's alleged ties with Russia, his failure... Read more
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Mashable
Hillary Clinton: WikiLeaks is a 'tool of Russian intelligence'and people in the U.S. to "weaponise that information" against her, allowing Tr
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
and people in the U.S. to "weaponise that information" against her, allowing Trump to win the presidency. "I lost the electoral college by about 77,000, and what we're finding out is that there had to be some very sophisticated help provided... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Assange doing Putin's bidding': Clinton takes aim at WikiLeaks founder... which were used to denigrate me, my campaign, people who supported me, and
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
... which were used to denigrate me, my campaign, people who supported me, and to help [Mr] Trump," she said. "I lost the electoral college by about 77,000, and what we're finding out is that there had to be some very sophisticated help provided... Read more
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Business Insider
The United States has already lost a major battle in the information warvoters in Michigan and Wisconsin, both states that Trump carried by less than 1
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
voters in Michigan and Wisconsin, both states that Trump carried by less than 1 percent and that were essential to his Electoral College victory. The Russians obviously have the expertise to steal emails, but where did they acquire the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Patrick J. Buchanan: Is Trump the heir to Reagan?Beltway elites about whether they truly spoke for America. Trump's sweep of the
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Beltway elites about whether they truly spoke for America. Trump's sweep of the primaries and startling triumph in the Electoral College caused the same consternation. However, as the Great Depression, New Deal and World War II represented a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Q+A: US ambassador Scott BrownIt is a pleasure, of course, at a slightly strange time. I know people sometime
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
It is a pleasure, of course, at a slightly strange time. I know people sometimes struggle to get their heads around the Electoral College system in the US. What do you make of our MMP system? What have you seen over the last couple of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
What Would the U.S. Look Like If We Built It From Scratch?United States Version 2.0 look like today? A lot of stuff would be different.
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
United States Version 2.0 look like today? A lot of stuff would be different. Like, there wouldn't be an electoral college. (Only a handful of countries, mainly autocracies in the developing world, do.) There probably wouldn't be... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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News 8000
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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KECI Missoula
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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The Hill
Hustler Magazine founder offers $10 million for info to help impeach Trumpaccount. In the ad, Flynt calls Trump an “illegitimate” president who “was ins
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
account. In the ad, Flynt calls Trump an “illegitimate” president who “was installed only by the quirks of our antiquated Electoral College.” ADVERTISEMENTFlynt cites several reasons he believes Trump should be impeached in the ad, including... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
What would happen to politics if Puerto Rico became a state?And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
And then (maybe) reduce the number with the next census. Puerto Rico currently has one, non-voting resident commissioner.Electoral College watch Say goodbye to 270. The number of each state's electoral votes is equal to their number of senators... Read more
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