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Why Do We Have The Electoral College?

Why Do We Have the Electoral College<p>By Leon Friedman<p>Very little attention is being paid to the fact that Hillary Clinton apparently won the popular vote, even while she lost the electoral vote. The latest figures show Hillary Clinton winning 59,638,751 votes and Donald Trump winning 59,434,798 …

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Trump: A Worrisome Commander-in-Chief

I'd never watched a U.S. presidential candidate who scared me - truly scared me - until the Republican debate on March 3, 2016. This candidate literally gave me the creeps. As a historian and as a retired U.S. military officer, his answer to a question on torture and the potential illegality of his …

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Is Trump Already Running Afoul of the Constitution?

<i>This piece is running this week in newspapers in my conservative congressional District (VA-06).</i><p>************<p>On January 20, Donald Trump is scheduled to take the oath of office, swearing to "preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States." But it looks like, as President-Elect, …

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'Justice Scalia' Is an Oxymoron

As we know, an oxymoron is a linking of words that have contradictory or different meanings, like, for example, "cruel kindness" or "jumbo shrimp." I have long believed that when it comes to protecting the rights of minoritized groups in the United States, we can include "Justice Scalia" on the …

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Saluting Burma's Next Step And Keeping Hands Off

Saluting Burma's Next Step and Keeping Hands Off<p>Susanne Dumbleton, PhD<p>This week, Aung San Suu Kyi will walk to the podium in an assembly hall in Myanmar (Burma) and call to order representatives of the 135 ethnic peoples who make up the population of the country. In convening this Second Panglong …

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Shippensburg University President Harpster to retire Jan. 20

Shippensburg University President George F. “Jody” Harpster announced Tuesday that he will retire effective Jan. 20.<p>In a letter posted on the …

Hershey Company names new CEO

CLOSE<p>Stop by the Little Elves Workshop at The Hershey Story Museum and for $5 you can make your own ornament.<p>The Hershey Company has named Michelle …

Franklin County area police log

<b>WAYNESBORO -</b> A 17-year-old boy was charged with arson after Waynesboro Police said a porch on South Church Street was set on fire at about 4:51 p.m. …

F-F Highlights: Ship wrestling falls to Big Spring

After an outstanding showing at the Carlisle Holiday Tournament, the Shippensburg wrestling team came out Tuesday to face its next big challenge of …

Foot Notes: An inspiring run with Madi Ford

On the long drive from my home in Carlisle to Norlo Park in Fayetteville, I relayed to myself over and over the hard-hitting questions I was going to …

This professor has predicted every presidential election since 1984. He’s still trying to figure out 2016.

<i>Update: The Fix caught up with Professor Lichtman again in October. You can watch his latest prediction for 2016 here.</i><p>Allan Lichtman says he can predict the outcome of any U.S. presidential election. He often does it months or even years ahead of time. Oh, and his predictions have been right in …

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Section 8 tourney taking shape

RANCHO CUCAMONGA – Mother Nature supplied the spectacular lightning in the distant San Gabriel Mountains but it was Alta Loma Little League and …

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2016 Presidential Election Headquarters | Politics

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2016 election battle continues -- at home

It’s best to avoid politics this holiday season if you want to remain on speaking terms with those dear to you.<p>That advice is courtesy of the latest Fox News Poll.<p>Just over half of voters say they’ve argued with friends and family about the election (51 percent).<p>Those most likely to have had a …

Montreal pines for Rockefeller Center-style tree, fails spectacularly

Philippe Pelletier and his Christmas tree delivery business promised the citizens of Montreal a tree that would be bigger and more impressive than the famed evergreen in New York City’s Rockefeller Center.<p>That didn’t happen… not by a long shot.<p>“I was really surprised by the reaction to the tree,” …

Showdown looms between Trump administration, sanctuary cities

As President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office, a major showdown looms between his administration and cities across the country over one of his hallmark campaign issues: illegal immigration.<p>At the Southern border, agents are on pace to apprehend almost 600,000 illegal immigrants, the …

Bill O’Reilly: ‘The Left Wants Power Taken Away From The White Establishment’

Bill O’Reilly sparked outrage online Tuesday for what he described as the “hidden reason” behind calls to abolish the Electoral College.<p>“This is all about race,” the conservative commentator said on his Fox News show. “The left sees white privilege in America as an oppressive force that must be …

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