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A New Electoral Method for Proportional Allocation of Votes

The winner-take-all and Congressional District electoral methods adversely affect how each ballot is represented in presidential election outcomes. PHOTO/ Flickr Creative Commons

By Evan S. Biegel Published: November 15th, 2017 The Electoral College is an infamous facet of the American democracy because the electoral methods it embodies do not properly represent American voters. The two current methods—winner-take-all and Congressional District—result in the omission of nearly half of the total votes in the …

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Election 2016: Donald Trump is Not Worthy of Our Votes

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton had their first debate of the election cycle at Hofsta University in Hempstead, New York on Monday. PHOTO/ www.hollywoodlife.com

By Sheilagh Lichtenfels Published: September 28th, 2016 Monday’s presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, though strange and at times hard to follow, made one thing abundantly clear: the Republican nominee for president has no respect for voters. Contrasting starkly with Clinton, who if nothing else was punishingly prepared for this event, Trump was rambling, incoherent, and …

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