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How Does the Senate Count?

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How Does the Senate Count?

  Our Constitution has left us with some unintended consequences. The worst of which may be allocating Senate seats to places where people don’t live in large numbers. The result is a wide disparity in representation, with the minority of people being represented as the majority.   by Blake Pembroke Sell A couple weeks ago, Sen….

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What’s Up With the Electoral College?

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What’s Up With the Electoral College?

We revere the Founding Fathers for their wisdom in crafting the Constitution more than 200 years ago and for their gift of rights and liberties we continue to embrace and defend. But their same words and ideas gave us the electoral college system for selecting our president, so why are people eager to get rid of it now? …

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Clues to 2016 Election Results

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Clues to 2016 Election Results

The 2016 presidential race offered many clues pointing to Donald Trump’s eventual election win over Hillary Clinton. The clues started in the primaries with the high Republican voter turnout, which, combined with later clues and the history of past presidential elections, provided enough evidence that the surprise finish should not have been a big surprise….

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