Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2003 17:03:04 GMT From: 'nuther Bob <yetanotherphonyaddressnopsamacereally.com> Subject: Re: Hi,new here and need opinions.
On 29 Jul 2003 16:05:53 GMT, davehinznopsamcop.net wrote: >If the electoral college was more representative, or didn't exist at >all for the last election, well, who knows. Agreed. >Campaigning strategies would >have likely been very different. The key reason the parties don't want to change. Not only do they fear change, but they like the ability to "work" the current system and concentrate on key states. >I think it's impossible to guess >how or if it would have changed the outcome. Agreed. If the system was different, then the campaigning would be different. But, it would certainly restore the equality of a vote to the process. Right now, votes in some states are worth a lot more than votes in others. Bob