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The Electoral College, Under Attack

nbetland Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 1:21 PM
The candidates would still just focus on certain areas of the country, mostly the really large population centers: New York, LA, Chicago, Dallas-FW, etc. Less populous states like ND, SD, MT, ID, NE, etc, won't even matter.

As Tuesday’s election ticks ever nearer, my fervent wish is a solid electoral college win for Mitt Romney. Not to get greedy, but I’d like it in the bag before the wee hours of Wednesday morning.

I hope this is not asking too much. October’s poll swing and a broadening visceral sense tell me this election may not feature the nail-biting closeness we have been told to expect for months.

But if we are to be ensnared by a down-to-the-wire finish, get ready for the attendant micro-focus on the Electoral College, and the resulting debate over whether it should...