Republicans in key states want to change the rules to make it easier for them to win"

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    Here we go again. :eusa_whistle: :cuckoo:

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    obama won by a very narrow majority. That means he is opposed by a huge number of people. I don't blame democrats for being fearful about it.
     
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    Then why not simply abolish the electoral college all together? :confused:

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    5 million votes isn't really that narrow of a victory. Don't you find it a bit strange that the GOP is only pursuing this in states they currently hold at the local level but that Obama won at the national level?
     
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    What? and change the rules the democrats implemented when they were in charged? The nerve of some people.
     
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    They were multiple counties in PA without any Romney votes. That is a little hard to believe
     
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    Again....why not simply abolish the Electoral College and make it by popular vote?
     
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    No there weren't. There were multiple precincts in Philadelphia without Romney votes. Huge difference.
     
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    If the Democrats consider the idea evil, it must have considerable merit.
     
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    Because of stupid people voting like this last election but then again the electoral college also failed.
     

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