REPORT: ANOTHER state passes bill to give their Electoral College votes to popular vote winner
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A bill that would give Delaware’s Electoral College votes to the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote passed the House.
The Delaware House last week passed the measure by a vote of 24-17 that would add that state to a joint pact already containing 12 states and the District of Columbia, according to local news outlet WHYY.
The article goes on to state the following:
The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact would only go into effect if enough states sign on to bring the total Electoral College votes to 270.
Currently, with the recent addition of Colorado, whose governor signed the bill Friday, the total is 181, still well shy of the 270 needed. Delaware has only 3 Electoral College votes.
— The Hill (@thehill) March 18, 2019
The fact that tiny Delaware, who the Electoral College was explicit designed to protect, is moving against it, shows how broken our republic is.
They realize it’s dangerous to have a future President who could be elected with 22% of the popular vote.https://t.co/BCGgukvv49
— augustf (@augustf) March 17, 2019
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