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 ...
GOP Discussing Changing How Electoral Votes Divided
332-206 electoral votes. It's unclear whether he would have been re-elected under the new system, depending upon how many states adopted the change. While some Republican officials warn of a political backlash, GOP lawmakers in Michigan, Wisconsin and ...
How many more white votes did Mitt Romney need to get elected in 2012? A lot.
Then I started to think about how much more of the white vote would have had to move to Romney for him to have won the electoral college. I picked four of the swingiest states -- Florida, Ohio, Virginia and Iowa -- which, if Romney had swept them (he lost ...
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.
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 ...