michigander4 Wrote:
Nov 15, 2012 9:28 AM
The best reason not to abolish the electoral college is never mentioned. I'll use Chicago Illinois as my example, notwithstanding many other big city political machines fall into the same category. Illinois has 21 electoral votes. As everyone knows, Chicago/Cook County has steam rolled over the rest of the state for more than 100 years when it comes to stuffing ballot boxes to assure democrat victories. Votes from the graveyard and voting multiple times is standard procedure, the election of JFK being the most remembered example. (continued)