Some GOP-led states look at electoral vote changes
In addition ... the Electoral College system, each state is worth a certain number of electoral votes based on population. Winning the presidency requires a majority of the electoral vote, regardless of who wins the popular vote. States have the power ...
Va. considers electoral vote changes
Obama won the popular vote ... electoral votes to four for Obama. While a subcommittee has advanced the Virginia proposal, skepticism expressed by some GOP state senators raised doubts that it would proceed any further. Gov. Bob McDonnell, a Republican ...
Virginia attempts flatly racist reapportionment of electoral college votes; it may yet backfire
I haven't published a diary in years. Mainly because I do most of my browsing on Mobile Platforms nowadays. However, I've lurked and read for most of that time. Sometimes I stop reading for a month ...
How to Win States and Disenfranchise People: The GOP's Electoral-Vote Plan
Let's say, hypothetically, that your party has lost the popular vote in five of the last six presidential elections. Even worse, long-term demographic trends suggest that your chances are only going to get worse. What do ... nine of Virginia's electoral ...
Electoral College Does not Reflect the Country’s Views? Popular Vote Maybe!
Have you ever ... in these cities. Many of you, both liberal and conservative, will probably say NO. I am here to tell you, as our state Constitution stands, that it does. 12 out of the 67 counties decided the electoral votes for Pennsylvania.