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Should Americans eliminate the Electoral College and elect their presidents through simple majority vote?

Given that some presidents have won without persuading the majority of Americans, and the huge deal of money spent only on swing states I ask myself that question

I have always thought that it is unfair that republicans in California or Democrats in Texas are not taken into account just because people around them think differently.

Time for change?

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  • Oct 27 2012: This is the way I think it should go. If a state wants to make up a new law, it should go on ever state ballet. For example, in early 2000 or mid 2000 California past the medical marijuana law and DEA came in and shot down the shops. In witch cost tax money. So if we was to do that, it would have ether been ligalized or not. In witch would have saved tax money. When we do vote it goes as country not a state. I say how can we be a united stats if we don't have the same laws. So let's unit and do the right thing.
    • Oct 30 2012: We are united under the constitution which has the 10th amendment which aperrently you have not read.
      • Nov 8 2012: I have read it, thank you, but it don't mean we are united.

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