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NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE
Popular Vote Speculation Interlude
Political writer and blogger at ChrisWeigant.com
I like to engage in the sheerest of blue-sky speculation about possible interesting outcomes that could happen. This time around, the scenario I've been hearing bandied about is that Barack Obama wins the Electoral College vote, but Mitt Romney wins the popular vote.
A Clear and Present Danger: A National Popular Vote (NPV)
The attempt to undo the Founders' brilliant idea -- the Electoral College -- is a danger to the country. It threatens our peace and stability as a nation. Most often, the Electoral College functions to amplify the popular votes of the American people.
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