What a development.
Despite efforts to pressure electoral college members to switch their votes to honor the popular vote count, electors chose to seat Donald Trump, a result Congress will ratify next month. While efforts were fervent, they were always unlikely to persuade enough electors to switch their votes. In fact, there has never been a revolt by … Continued
A Republican member of the electoral college from Texas has indicated he will not cast his ballot––one of his state’s 38 electoral votes––for President-elect Donald Trump. Christopher Suprun, a Dallas paramedic, previously supported Trump, but now says that Trump’s continued attacks on the First Amendment and his numerous financial conflicts of interest have changed his … Continued
With the latest vote counts showing Hillary Clinton earning over 60.1 million votes to Donald Trump’s 59.8 million here are protests in the streets and petitions online to pressure electoral college members to switch their votes to honor the popular vote count. As of this writing, more than 2 million people have signed a change.org petition calling on all … Continued