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More Background and Info on the Electoral College

There is a lot of information on the electoral college; origins, history, role in the electoral college and positions for and against.  Make up your own mind.  Below are some sites that provide basic information.  Enjoy. https://www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/about.html http://people.howstuffworks.com/electoral-college.htm https://www.gilderlehrman.org/sites/default/files/inline-pdfs/What%20Is%20the%20Electoral%20College%202.pdf http://www.politico.com/story/2012/12/keep-electoral-college-for-fair-presidential-votes-084651Continue reading

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Proof that Liberals and Conservatives Agree on the Fundamentals

Below are two links to information in favor of abolishing the electoral college.  One link, a video, is from a conservative organization and the other, an article, is from a liberal organization.  Politicians would like us to believe we and … Continue reading

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More About Gerrymandering Including Some Interesting News

OBAMA/HOLDER TO GET INVOLVED IN GERRYMANDERING ISSUE Eric Holder, former Attorney General of the United States, and Barack Obama are going to team up post-Presidency to address the issue of gerrymandering.  They are taking a state-by-state approach.  It is already … Continue reading

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PROPOSED REFORMS TO THE AMERICAN ELECTORAL SYSTEM

Thanks to all who contributed.  Below is a summation of the comments received organized by topic.  We will post a poll allowing you to rank the importance of each identified problem. Money Corrupting influence of money Cost of running for … Continue reading

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Why What We Believe To Be True Raises an Important Question

The majority of Americans believe there is too much money in politics and it is having a corrosive effect.  We believe the ability of wealthy donors/special interests to outspend everyday Americans has resulted in a government unresponsive to our needs. … Continue reading

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