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Juneau Empire
America’s outdated election lawsour election process is, it’s necessary to examine the simple factors from whic
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 hours ago
our election process is, it’s necessary to examine the simple factors from which they were drawn up. That begins with the electoral college, itself is a silly formality until it undermines the will of the majority, which it’s done that twice since... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Walter E. Williams: Electoral College helps to balance power in U.S.Some have claimed that the Electoral College is one of the most dangerous insti
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Some have claimed that the Electoral College is one of the most dangerous institutions in American politics. Why? They say the Electoral College system, as opposed to a simple majority vote, distorts the one-person, one-vote principle of democracy... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Supporters of the president say he has America on the right path againTrump lost the popular vote by nearly 3 million ballots, and became president b
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
Trump lost the popular vote by nearly 3 million ballots, and became president because the U.S. Constitution created the electoral college, Thomas responded: "There were very wise founders in this country who established the system to make sure... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Census 2020: High stakes for Illinoisto lose one of its 18 seats in the U.S. House but could lose two. As that numbe
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
to lose one of its 18 seats in the U.S. House but could lose two. As that number shrinks, so does Illinois’ voice in the Electoral College. What’s the basis for the boundaries of federal, state and local voting districts? The census. And... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ashley Judd looks back on her controversial Women's March speechDonavan I’m not as nasty as a man who looks like he bathes in Cheeto dust. A m
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
Donavan I’m not as nasty as a man who looks like he bathes in Cheeto dust. A man whose words are a distract to America; Electoral College-sanctioned hate speech contaminating this national anthem. I am not as nasty as Confederate flags being... Read more
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Asian journal
Trump’s first year: The good, the bad, the uglystar Donald J. Trump took his oath of office to be the 45th president of the Un
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
star Donald J. Trump took his oath of office to be the 45th president of the United States of America after winning the electoral college majority vote, despite his political opponent Hillary Clinton winning more votes among the American people... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
AG to respond to UNC in writing on anti-gang talkseffort with respect to the two Bills. “Look how wonderful it turned out today
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
effort with respect to the two Bills. “Look how wonderful it turned out today (yesterday and referring to the Electoral College of the Parliament)…that is what the country needs again with these two pieces of legislation.” However,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Weekes’ appointment will inspire other women—PMIt took less than an hour yesterday for the Electoral College to make official
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
It took less than an hour yesterday for the Electoral College to make official the election of Justice Paula-Mae Weekes as the sixth President of the Republic of T&T. Yesterday’s historic session at the Parliament Building in Port-of-Spain clears... Read more
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The Hill
The tyranny of the minority: A post-Charlottesville theory of the First Amendmentto blame” for the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, people rightly sens
The Hill / Posted yesterday
to blame” for the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, people rightly sense that a government elected by a popular (electoral college) majority is forcing a distinctly minority viewpoint down the people’s throats — that the minority is, in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Game-Changer in Florida Politics With National Implications Is on the Verge of Making the 2018 BallotIn 2016, Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton by 1.2 percent, which was slightly l
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
In 2016, Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton by 1.2 percent, which was slightly less than 113,000 votes, to win its 29 Electoral College votes. Should 60 percent of Floridians -- the threshold for passage -- who vote next fall approve the... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump's first year: It still feels like America's trapped in a movie | Michael Smerconishand say that he had sexually assaulted them in the past. Still, on Election Day
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
and say that he had sexually assaulted them in the past. Still, on Election Day, he loses the popular vote but wins the Electoral College. Wide angle: Oval Office. On day one, the new president jousts with the press over the size of his... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Swing state voters say why they're sticking with Trumpand Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Dona
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
and Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Donald Trump in 2016, helping push him to his Electoral College victory. One year into the Trump presidency, women and men in these two key states said they are largely... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Swing state voters say why they're sticking with Trumpand Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Dona
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
and Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Donald Trump in 2016, helping push him to his Electoral College victory. One year into the Trump presidency, women and men in these two key states said they are largely... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Swing state voters say why they're sticking with Trumpand Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Dona
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
and Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Donald Trump in 2016, helping push him to his Electoral College victory. One year into the Trump presidency, women and men in these two key states said they are largely... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Swing state voters say why they're sticking with Trumpand Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Dona
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
and Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Donald Trump in 2016, helping push him to his Electoral College victory. One year into the Trump presidency, women and men in these two key states said they are largely... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Swing state voters say why they're sticking with Trumpand Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Dona
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
and Iowa voted twice for Barack Obama to be president and then switched to Donald Trump in 2016, helping push him to his Electoral College victory. One year into the Trump presidency, women and men in these two key states said they are largely... Read more
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The Hill
The Trump Presidency: Year OneTrump dismisses the Tax Day protests. “I did what was an almost an impossible t
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Trump dismisses the Tax Day protests. “I did what was an almost an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the Electoral College! Now Tax Returns are brought up again?” Trump calls for an investigation into who is funding the... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump visits Pennsylvania to sell tax law - and to try to save a House seat for Republicansthought that would turn into a landslide?” Trump said, exaggerating the scale o
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
thought that would turn into a landslide?” Trump said, exaggerating the scale of an election victory in which he won the electoral college while Clinton won the popular vote. “That was not a good phrase that she used. Some things you’d like to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Witcover: On edge in the age of Trumpday Trump provides new evidence to demonstrate the colossal misjudgment that th
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
day Trump provides new evidence to demonstrate the colossal misjudgment that the American electorate, or at least the Electoral College, made more than a year ago in giving the presidency to a man who pledges to "make America great again" but... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
New President to be elected todayT&T is expected to get its first female President today when the Electoral Coll
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
T&T is expected to get its first female President today when the Electoral College, comprising 42 members of the House of Representatives including the Speaker and 31 members of the Senate, meets this afternoon. The lone nominee for the position,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Trump visits Pennsylvania to sell tax law — and to try to save a House seat for Republicansthought that would turn into a landslide?" Trump said, exaggerating the scale o
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
thought that would turn into a landslide?" Trump said, exaggerating the scale of an election victory in which he won the electoral college while Clinton won the popular vote. "That was not a good phrase that she used. Some things you'd like to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump visits Pennsylvania to sell tax law — and to try to save a House seat for Republicansthought that would turn into a landslide?" Trump said, exaggerating the scale o
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
thought that would turn into a landslide?" Trump said, exaggerating the scale of an election victory in which he won the electoral college while Clinton won the popular vote. "That was not a good phrase that she used. Some things you'd like to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Trump visits Pennsylvania to sell tax law — and to try to save a House seat for Republicansthought that would turn into a landslide?" Trump said, exaggerating the scale o
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
thought that would turn into a landslide?" Trump said, exaggerating the scale of an election victory in which he won the electoral college while Clinton won the popular vote. "That was not a good phrase that she used. Some things you'd like to... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Author at upcoming FLCC forum talks Trump — with gloves offJan. 28 at FLCC By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com On Elec
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jan. 28 at FLCC By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com On Election Day 2016, when Donald Trump won the Electoral College — but not the popular vote — Brighton author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Cay Johnston began... Read more
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Wayne Post
Author at upcoming FLCC forum talks Trump — with gloves offJan. 28 at FLCC By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com On Elec
Wayne Post / Posted 2 days ago
Jan. 28 at FLCC By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com On Election Day 2016, when Donald Trump won the Electoral College — but not the popular vote — Brighton author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Cay Johnston began... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump asks the public to crown the ‘KING OF FAKE NEWS'including a reference to Trump's "historic landslide" election victory. In real
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
including a reference to Trump's "historic landslide" election victory. In reality, Trump's victory was very slim in the Electoral College, and Hillary Clinton actually beat him by 3 million votes in the popular vote. Trump's final "fake news"... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trump says tax plan ‘at the center of America’s resurgence’ in Pennsylvania stopfrom the campaign. "Who would have thought that was going to turn into a lands
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
from the campaign. "Who would have thought that was going to turn into a landslide," Trump said of his victory in the Electoral College, which came despite him trailing Clinton by 3 million votes nationally. "The deplorables, that was not a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump's torrent of warped truthsto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dole receives gold medal for war, political servicein 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kan., grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Constitutional ignoranceHillary Clinton blamed the electoral college for her stunning defeat in the 201
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Hillary Clinton blamed the electoral college for her stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential election in her latest memoir What Happened? Some have claimed that the electoral college is one of the most dangerous institutions in American politics.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THE BUZZ, Jan. 18: Wash those reusable grocery bags, pleasesin, let him/her cast the first stone". Wonder how many of us are completely pu
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
sin, let him/her cast the first stone". Wonder how many of us are completely pure? According to most historians, the Electoral College was created to keep a few high population states from controlling who would be president. Every state gets... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's torrent of warped truthsto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump's torrent of warped truthsto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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New York Daily News
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
71 related articles
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump presidency creates an alternate realityto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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Philly.com
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
71 related articles
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bob Dole gets Congressional Gold Medalin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
71 related articles
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San Antonio Express-News
Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal, Trump to speakin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
71 related articles
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal, Trump to speakin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
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New York Daily News
Bob Dole receives Congressional Gold Medal, Trump to speakin 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
in 1976, in Republican presidential primaries of 1980 and 1988, and finally as the GOP's nominee in 1996. He lost in an Electoral College landslide to Democrat Bill Clinton. Dole, born in Russell, Kansas, grew up during the Great Depression and... Read more
71 related articles
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KHQ Spokane
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate reality marks presidencyto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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Philly.com
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate reality marks presidencyto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump's alternate reality marks presidencyto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate reality marks presidencyto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump's alternate reality marks presidencyto a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
to a tally by Claremont McKenna College political scientist John Pitney. It was no landslide. His winning percentage in the Electoral College was just under 57 percent, narrower than both of Obama's wins (61 percent in 2008 and 62 percent in 2012)... Read more
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