1. L

    Why G.O.P. Electoral College Members Can Vote Against Trump

    With the Electoral College set to meet next week, millions of Americans horrified by the prospect of a Donald J. Trump presidency have implored red-state electors to vote for Hillary Clinton or an establishment Republican. Millions of Americans supportive of Mr. Trump find these efforts galling...
  2. Howey

    Electoral College Demands CIA Briefing

    Seeing as how their vote will lead to either a Russian sympathizer running our country or someone else, I suspect this will be a thorough and eye-opening briefing. There's certainly enough electors who can refuse to select Trump. Electors want briefing on Russian interference before Electoral...
  3. C

    electoral college members demand information on Russia

    US electoral college members demand information on Russia election inquiry Ten electors, including Nancy Pelosi’s daughter, write to national intelligence director out of obligation to protect presidential office from foreign influences...
  4. Ginger

    Congressman begs Electoral College voters to block Trump

    The plea from Rep. Jim Himes (D-Conn.) comes a week before the Dec. 19 vote, which is expected to affirm the results of the Nov. 8 election, in which Trump beat Clinton with 306 Electoral College votes. “We’re 5 wks from Inauguration & the President Elect is completely unhinged. Congressman...
  5. Howey

    Where's Trump's College Records?

    Donald Trump claims to be "smart" in his excuse for not attending daily intelligence briefings. If that was the case, why hasn't he released his college transcripts from either Fordham University or the Wharton School of Business? Trump himself has bragged ad nauseum about his successes...
  6. Constitutional Sheepdog

    Why do some people oppose college students conceal carry on campus?

    A college student can carry off campus be trusted to do it, but once they cross the road and walk on campus they are no longer trustworthy. Why?
  7. The Man

    "Terrorists" storm college

    Surprise ‘Anti-Terrorist’ Training Exercise Terrifies Russian College Students lol Bunch of idiots... Although, who knows, with terrorist threats already coming from North Caucasus and Central Asia and Russia's new involvement in the Middle East too, might not be such a bad exercise...
  8. Bourne

    Donald Trump’s Draft Deferments: Four for College, One for Bad Feet

    What a coward. I had a high draft number and had lost my right big toe to a pedal ulcer in 1965. I more than qualified for a deferment. No, thanks. I enlisted in 1967, went to Vietnam and served in a combat role with 2/7th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry (Airmobile) and 11th Aviation as a Pathfinder...
  9. B

    Dumb College Kids

    Watch and weep. So sad. College students asked if they prefer Trump or Castro; their response is PRICELESS - Allen B. West -
  10. L

    The Electoral College Was Created to Stop Demagogues Like Trump

    Michael Signer Nov. 17, 2016 Michael Signer is the Mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia, an attorney, and a lecturer at the University of Virginia. His most recent book is Becoming Madison Trump promises to bring to the presidency precisely the 'tumult and disorder' that Hamilton warned...
  11. George Meyers

    Electoral College

    America does not have a presidential election, it has 51 presidential elections. Each state (including the District of Columbia) elects the agreed upon number of electors. The candidate with the most electoral votes, WINS ! ! ! After you lose the electoral college vote is not the time to change...
  12. Goofball

    For those wanting to scrap the Electoral College

    What do you suggest? 50.1% of the popular vote gets the win?
  13. CEngelbrecht

    Electoral College: Make Hillary Clinton President on December 19 On December 19, the Electors of the Electoral College will cast their ballots. If they all vote the way their states voted, Donald Trump will win. However, they can vote for...
  14. D

    Remove the Electoral College

    There has been talk for some time by both Democrats and Republicans as well as members of other political parties wanting to see a change in the Electoral College and how it operates. A movement has now begun to do away with it and it would be interesting to know how forum members feel about...
  15. Devil505

    Trump will not be President unless the Electoral College elects him in December.

    The electoral college consists of 538 electors, and of those, a candidate needs 270 votes to become president. Although the Founding Fathers wanted the people to have a say, there was concern that a charismatic tyrant could manipulate public opinion and come into power. Alexander Hamilton...
  16. Puzzling Evidence

    Electoral College could derail Trump's presidency

    If some of the electors, at the state meetings, were to be "faithless" and cast their votes for other people, that could change the numbers... Next, Congress meeting in joint session (in the first week in January) would tally and accept the electoral college votes. If a state's votes were...
  17. GordonGecko

    270-to-win-dot-com: Electoral College Projections as of October 26th--

    Electoral College Projections as of October 26th Notice it's not just polling or Sabato's guys....PredictWise, the prediction market, is also in on it.
  18. The Man

    College rape: US vs. Russia

    Remember this? Well, today, after months of investigation, a very similar case, which I believe I wrote about here on PH somewhere too, was decided in Moscow. Lev Kamenetsky and Stanislav Sobolevsky both...
  19. GordonGecko

    Latest Rasmussen poll predicts 279+ Electoral College win for GOP Nominee-

    Latest Rasmussen Polls Project Romney To Win 279+ Electoral Votes - Breitbart There you have it, you dumb libs. I know you one trick ponies will just keep denying Rasmussen's accuracy in polling! But time and time again, Rasmussen has proven to be unbiased and right on the money...
  20. GordonGecko

    Republican Strategist- Clinton on the path to a 400 Electoral College Blowout-

    Republican Strategist: Clinton on the Path for 400 Electoral Vote Blowout | Mediaite I think Schmidt might be a bit TOO optimistic for Hillary in his assessment. 400 Electoral College votes for Clinton would mean SEVERAL previously Red States flipping, not just 1-2 of the Romney/McCain...