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Old 11-07-2012, 06:52 AM
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Originally Posted by GTyankee View Post
I never have liked the way they decide who wins

It is not done by personal vote counting

say a state has 1000 people in it
501 of those votes go to candidate A
499 of the votes go to candidate B

because more people voted for candidate A
ALL the ELECTORAL votes go to candidate A
the 499 people that voted for candidate B votes don't count in a Presidential vote count
they do for Governors, mayors, propositions, etc

our voting system sucks when it comes to Presidential elections

sorry for the rant, but that is the way i feel
I feel exactly the same way! Electoral vote is BS should be done by popular vote only like local elections are done.
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