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mcscajun Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-03-08 06:59 PM
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2. As crafted, it won't need a majority of states, just the states holding the majority of EVs
(Electoral Votes).

Not the same thing.
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  -NJ Nears Undermining Electoral College mcscajun  Jan-03-08 06:50 PM   #0 
  - I like this idea as long as it is done in concert with a majority of other states. n/t  Mojambo   Jan-03-08 06:56 PM   #1 
  - As crafted, it won't need a majority of states, just the states holding the majority of EVs  mcscajun   Jan-03-08 06:59 PM   #2 
  - It's an intriguing idea, but...  TreasonousBastard   Jan-03-08 07:02 PM   #3 
  - The compact, if it comes about, will deliver all electors to the winner of the national popular vote  mcscajun   Jan-03-08 07:07 PM   #4 
  - only if ALL states do it - amendment to the US constitution req'd probably nt  msongs   Jan-03-08 07:08 PM   #5 
  - Nope. That's the entire point; to get around the need for a Constitutional Amendment.  mcscajun   Jan-03-08 07:11 PM   #6 
  - It'll never become a constitutional amendment; it gives disproportionate power to small states.  Selatius   Jan-03-08 09:36 PM   #11 
  - Go Jersey!  wiley   Jan-03-08 07:51 PM   #7 
  - Damn, when did New Jersey become the cool state?  jgraz   Jan-03-08 08:01 PM   #8 
  - Hmmm...let's see, now...  mcscajun   Jan-03-08 08:13 PM   #10 
  - Why does this make Jersey "cool"?  laptoprepairguy   Jan-03-08 09:50 PM   #12 
  - But the "flyover" states will never be enough to win the popular vote  jaybeat   Jan-03-08 10:13 PM   #13 
  - We've always been cool, man! We just like to keep it a secret.  smokey nj   Jan-03-08 10:17 PM   #14 
  - It doesn't matter  The Wizard   Jan-03-08 08:11 PM   #9 
 

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