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Electoral College Rigging

Republicans Revive Bold Scheme to Rig Presidential Elections

Michael Keegan | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics
Michael Keegan

These plans can initially seem reasonable, even to progressives, many of whom are wary of the electoral college system. But this isn't a good-government plan to change the way our presidential elections are conducted. It's a targeted plot to get more electoral votes for Republicans, even when they're losing the popular vote.

Why Republicans Are Facing A Grim Reality

New York Magazine | Jonathan Chait | Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

Can a party rule by capturing most of the country but less than half of the people? We might be about to find out....

McDonnell Comes Out Against Controversial GOP Election-Rigging Scheme

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — The prospects appear doomed in Virginia this year for Republican-backed legislation that would replace the state's winner-take-a...

Republicans Come Out Against Election-Rigging Scheme

AP | BOB LEWIS | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. — A Republican-backed bill to convert Virginia's winner-take-all method of apportioning presidential electors to one that awards e...