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The Electoral College, Under Attack

Paul6310 Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 7:09 AM
Well, that analysis seemed to assume that Obama would win in Wisconsin and Ohio. The former is now very much in question and the latter looks hopeless for him. So the question is becoming less and less likely to be tested this go-round.

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...