To: The United States House of Representatives and The United States Senate

Abolish the Electoral College

Abolish the Electoral College and have the actual popular vote count elect the President.

Why is this important?

It is time that each individual vote actually counted. One person, one vote - a true democracy. The electoral college stands in the way of this idea. It was designed to protect the rich & powerful interests in government.

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Reasons for signing

  • It no longer works. One person - one vote.
  • Get rid of it!!!
  • Enough with the Electoral College! Allow democracy to work the way that it should, and not give more weight to some people's votes than others. We have the technology, and the laws to deal with any potential voter issues. The electoral college has now favored 2 Republican candidates that did not win the popular vote, but ended up with the presidency anyway. And that is just within my fairly short voting lifetime. The Electoral College is Antiquated and was set up to ensure that people didn't ...

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