Romney’s Electoral College Problem – or Obama’s?

Michael Medved writes a column in which he expresses concern that Mitt Romney might win the electoral vote, but lose the popular vote:  http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/05/20/how-another-electoral-split-decision-could-divide-america.html The answer, he suggests, is for Romney to “campaign vigorously in all large states, even those with no realistic possibility for statewide GOP victory.” I respectfully disagree. To be fair, Medved […]

Will Louisiana be the First Red State to Adopt Anti-Electoral College Measure?

Surely Governor Bobby Jindal hopes the answer to that question is “no.”  Such a scenario is at odds with the reputation that he strives to maintain as a solid conservative. Unfortunately for him, the Louisiana legislature may not cooperate.  Many of its members seem intent on eliminating the Electoral College—an institution designed to protect small […]