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The Electoral College, Under Attack

Paul6310 Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 7:04 AM
I am not an expert but from what I have read, it must be approved by enough states that more than half of the ultimate electoral votes are chosen in this way. This is why Mr. Davis noted the 270-vote item in his column.

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...