The Electoral College Has Failed Us Again


It’s time to dump the Electoral College (November 2016) For the second time in recent history, the Electoral College has thwarted the will of the American voter. Hillary Clinton won the popular vote in 2016, as did Al Gore in 2000. That is twice in 16 years that the Electoral College has failed us. TheContinue reading “The Electoral College Has Failed Us Again”

It Is Time for Civil Discourse


Nothing can be accomplished in government today because of the polarization and dysfunction that has gripped our nation.  It seems like those who seek to steer the ship of state would rather sink it than give up their desired course and heading.  How did we get into this mess, and more importantly, how can weContinue reading “It Is Time for Civil Discourse”

It Is Time To Dump The Electoral College


It’s time to dump the Electoral College (January 2011) The 2012 presidential campaign will soon be underway, if it is not already.  No one wants to see another Electoral College tragedy like the one that occurred in 2000.  George W.  Bush was elected by a handful of votes in Florida that overrode the choice ofContinue reading “It Is Time To Dump The Electoral College”