Electoral College

Go Ahead And The Change The Electoral College, But There's Still A Trump Presidency

There are those Russophobes who’ll forever be convinced that the American election system was compromised and the outcome altered in 2016 – and still others who believe the system is broken and in need of repair.<p>Add to that latter category a Massachusetts power-group that’s suing two red states …

Government

Group Files Lawsuit to Challenge Electoral College

Includes former Massachusetts governor, Al Gore’s former lawyer<p>A group is suing two red states and two blue states to change the Electoral College …

Government

Suit: Electoral system disenfranchises voters

The lawyer who argued Bush v. Gore before the U.S. Supreme Court after the contested 2000 presidential election appeared in federal court in Boston …

Government

Against the Electoral College (people, not cows), by Scott Sumner

Ross Douthat recently made this comment on the politics of trade wars:If you expect this to lead to good policymaking, you haven’t been paying …

Cows

Guess the 2016 Electoral College Map - WSJ.com

Click states to make them blue for Clinton or red for Trump. Call 10 tossup states plus any others you predict will flip from 2012.

Dow Jones

Why I Oppose the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact

Connecticut, where I live, is the most recent state to join the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact. The Nutmeg State was wrong to join this …

U.S. Congress

The Electoral College Dropout: An Immersive Party

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Michelle Obama

Doubting Trump's legitimacy is as loony as believing Obama was born in Kenya

<b>To the editor:</b> That the Los Angeles Times would publish Virginia Heffernan’s attack on President Trump’s legitimacy as president is a new low for the mainstream media.<p>She suggests most data projections predicted Trump would lose, but The Times’ own poll did not predict that. Numerous other surveys …

Florida

AP fact check: Trump off base on Russia, veterans and Queen Elizabeth II

WASHINGTON — It was a week of bewilderment over what President Donald Trump really thinks about Russian interference in the U.S. election and what he …

Politics

The Lose-Lose Dilemma for Liberals

There was no honeymoon for the unlikely winner of the 2016 election. Progressives have in succession tried to sue to overturn Trump's victory using …

Electoral College

Trump's week of unreal claims on Russia, NATO and the queen

It was a week of bewilderment over what President Trump really thinks about Russian interference in the U.S. election and what he and Russia's Vladimir Putin told each other in their private meeting. The confusion was fed by Trump's vacillating statements about the summit.<p>On another front, Trump …

Russia

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Americans would prefer picking the president with the popular vote, but there's a catch

<b>(CNN) —</b> Americans reached a new high in support for having presidential elections based on the popular vote instead of the Electoral College, according to a new poll from the Public Religion Research Institute.<p>There has long been support for using the popular vote over the Electoral College, but …

Politics

Voxsplaining: Oh My God, Did Vox Really Just Say This About Trump And The Electoral College

Well, Vox Media has some news for us, guys. Donald Trump won the 2016 election because he clinched the 270 votes needed in Electoral College, despite …

Conservative View

Dems' Problem Is Their Policies, Not the System

For decades now, liberals in the United States have reacted to electoral losses by demanding changes in election laws to make it easier for them to …

United States

Hillary Clinton Begs Elector To Dump Donald Trump In SNL "Love Actually" Skit

Kate McKinnon's Hillary Clinton returned to <i>Saturday Night Live</i> this week, plotting to stop Donald Trump becoming president.<p>In a parody of THAT scene …

Hillary Clinton

In an attempt to end gymnastics crisis, Indian Olympic Association writes to the federation

IOA president Narinder Batra has written to the president and secretary of the de-recognised body.<p>The Indian Olympic Association has intensified its …

Rio Olympics

Swapo youth betrayed Gurirab – Angula

News - National | 2018-07-18Page no: 3<p><b>VETERAN politician Nahas Angula yesterday said the late Theo-Ben Gurirab was betrayed by the new generation of</b> …

World Health Organization

SC confirms rights of MPs, MLAs, MLCs in choosing mayor

MPs, MLAs and MLCs have the right to vote in the mayoral and deputy mayoral elections to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, a Supreme Court …

Rajya Sabha

IOA attempts to resolve gymnastics governance crisis

Narinder Batra writes to president and secretary of the de-recognised Gymnastics Federation of India to help break the impasse.

Sports (India)

Donald Trump - Donald Trump's questionable claim that Electoral College favors the Democrats

The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Donald Trump's questionable claim that Electoral College favors the Democrats </ br>It may be more than a year and a …

Government

Trump says the Electoral College is advantageous to Democrats. But he is president because of it.

Why Trump said the Electoral College is better for Democrats.<p>Standing next to Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump, arguing he ran a “clean campaign” to victory, appeared to be confused about how he actually won the presidential election in 2016: because of the Electoral College.<p>…

Politics

Cameroon: Paul Biya don announce say presidential elections go hold for 7 October

Image copyright Getty Images<p>President Paul Biya don announce say Cameroon presidential elections go hold for 7 October, 2018<p>Dis na di kontri first presidential election since since October 2011.<p>But parliament and senate sign law as president ask push parliamentary and council elections for …

Cameroon

Sign the petition: Support American farmers. Stand up to Trump's reckless trade war.

Rural America has voted solidly Republican for years, and was the backbone of Donald Trump's electoral college victory.But now, his reckless talk of …

Donald Trump

Trump Brags About Beating Hillary, Putin Claims Russia Didn't Interfere In 2016 Election

In a bizarre press conference, Trump defended Russia's hacking of the election citing his electoral college win and Putin denied any election …

Liberal View

Trump Brags About Electoral College Win And Putin Demands Proof Of Collusion

In the most embarrassing and unconscionable press conference between a sitting U.S. president and a leader of a hostile foreign power, Trump embraced …

Liberal View

Hillary at Oxford: Let us not speak of this Electoral College today

But … doesn’t that mean she did? In a speech to Oxford that has raised some eyebrows on this side of the pond, Hillary Clinton transformed an …

Conservative View

Hillary Is Still Not Over Her Loss to Trump

Talk about a sore loser, Hillary Clinton CANNOT get over her loss.<p>Watch the video to see her harping on the electoral college while in …

Hillary Clinton

Electoral College creates needed balance for small states

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College & University

Tim Draper should use his billions to end the electoral college, not break up California

<b>To the editor:</b> Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper seems to like to tilt at windmills and spend his money on fantasies, like splitting California into three states (this time) or six states (in 2014). This would be interesting and has a variety of political, economic and environmental …

California