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Republicans Aim to Change Electoral College Rules Rather Than Their Party

From the “Can’t Win Any Other Way” files comes the news that the GOP has defined a new strategy to deal with its declining national popularity. In states where Republicans hold state legislatures and governorship’s in their control, the GOP is trying to change the way Electoral College votes are allocated so that they are assigned by congressional district rather than to the winner of the statewide popular vote.

Another week, another electoral college map

PLease check out this site for a state by state analysis of where the race for president and the senate is as of today. The graphic is too big and unwieldly to drop in, but the good news is Senator Barack Obama is good for 320 electoral college votes withMcCain at 204 (14 votes are…