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Why We Must Abolish the Electoral College

Chris Hayes had the most thoughtful discussionof the National Popular Vote I've ever seen on cable television yesterday. Every so often, it's worth pointing out that it's entirely unnatural to run a national political campaign through a handful of boroughs and counties in at most 9 out of the 50 states, which leads to highlighting a mish-mash of local issues as if they were the most vital and critical national issues.
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