Democrats Propose Constitutional Amendment Disposing of Electoral College

Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. He is completing a book on the international challenges America faces in the 21st century.


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The approach, proposed by the head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, wouldn’t abolish the Electoral College, but would give the winner of the popular vote an extra 29 electoral votes, which would reduce the electoral college to a complete formality and nullify another big chunk of the “States” part of the United States.