Electoral College

Gillibrand: ‘I Support Getting Rid of the Electoral College’

Friday, 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) voiced her support of eliminating the Electoral College, something many Democrats have supported since President Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in 2016. “So we know you support Medicare-for-all, you support Bernie

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Beto O’Rourke: ‘A Lot of Wisdom’ in Abolishing Electoral College

Tuesday on MSNBC, Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke was asked about his rival Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) call to abolishing the Electoral College for presidential elections in favor of a national popular vote. O’Rourke said, “I think there’s a lot to

AUSTIN, TEXAS - MARCH 09: Beto O'Rourke attends the "Running with Beto" Premiere 2019 SXSW Conference and Festivals at Paramount Theatre on March 09, 2019 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSW)

2020: Pete Buttigieg: Abolish Electoral College

Pete Buttigieg, the Fort Bend, Indiana, mayor who announced his 2020 presidential exploratory committee on Wednesday, believes the Electoral College must be abolished.

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Michael Moore: We’re ‘in the Last Days of Democracy as We Know It’

Left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore warned an audience in Italy this weekend that the United States and other Western states could be in their “last days of democracy,” a reality he blames on the Democratic Party’s failure to abolish the electoral college after the 2000 presidential election.

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 14: Michael Moore attends the European Premiere 'Fahrenheit 11/9' at the 62nd BFI London Film Festival on October 14, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by John Phillips/Getty Images for BFI)