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GOP’s Worst Nightmare: Electoral Stalemate, Constitutional Crisis

Maryann45 Wrote: May 23, 2012 11:18 AM
I believe we are going to have the results of one of two outcomes. Either Obama wins by a crooked election or if Romney wins martial law will be put in force before he can take office.
Shoppin Wrote: Aug 28, 2012 1:30 AM
gil422 Wrote: May 23, 2012 3:37 PM
We heard this for Clinton and Bush, too. It was probably said about may presidents prior to them, althought I wasn't paying attention.

If Obama wants to destroy his party, he is free to try this.

This column originally appeared in THE DAILY BEAST.

In looking ahead toward the November election, Republican strategists should take proactive steps to avoid a damaging, dangerous conclusion to the presidential race and to prevent the very real chance that Mitt Romney will win the Electoral College even while losing the popular vote badly to Barack Obama.

The problem stems from the lopsided margins President Obama will surely pile up in a few uncontested states with big populations, including California, New York, Illinois and Massachusetts. Mr. Romney, meanwhile, will prevail by comparable margins in only relatively small states: Utah, Idaho,...