electoral college

Pennsylvania Republicans have introduced a new electoral college scheme into the state Senate that could become law in four short days. Read more...
Undaunted by rejection of their first effort to hijack 2016, Pennsylvania Republicans soldier on with a new scheme for awarding unearned electoral votes to Republican candidates and weakening their state's influence on Federal elections. Read more...
Ed explains Preibus' strategy with regard to the electoral college If you're just tuning into this, watch Ed explain Republicans' strategy for stealing the 2016 election. My hair is on fire --in advance of my head exploding. Preibus' "in your Read more...
Here we go! After their stealth move to redistrict Virginia's Senate districts, Republicans are moving the next piece into place. News-Leader reports: A Republican-backed bill that would end Virginia’s winner-takes-all method of apportioning Read more...
Just like clockwork, it begins. Via ThinkProgress: On Monday, seven Pennsylvania Republican state representatives introduced a bill to make this vote-rigging scheme a reality in their state. Under their bill, the winner of Pennsylvania as a whole Read more...

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Back in 2011, Pennsylvania state legislators toyed with the idea of changing their electoral college vote system so that they would align with already-gerrymandered Congressional districts. Ultimately they didn't go with that idea, but that Read more...
Not that there aren't some good arguments for getting rid of the electoral college, but Dominic Pileggi's been in Pennsylvania politics a long time, and he didn't express similar concerns after George W. Bush was reelected. I assume he wants to Read more...
Even though Mitt Romney is generally loathed in tea party circles, he was the best they could hope for, and now that hope is dashed. Well, sort of. Judson Phillips wrote one of his crazy posts for World Net Daily, that bastion of solid unbiased Read more...
Former Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan says that his party lost the White House in 2012 because so many "urban" voters went to the polls, not because Americans rejected his Medicare and other budget policies. "We were surprised Read more...
NBC's Last Swing State Map before Election Day. Using NBC Political Director Chuck Todd's latest map of "safe" states (above) for each candidate showing only seven swing states remaining... Florida, Ohio, Wisconsin, Colorado, New Hampshire, Read more...