electorate

  1. skews13

    The Problem Isn't Just Trump, It's Our Ignorant Electorate

    Virulent as he may be, Donald J. Trump is a symptom not the disease. Without us, he would amount to nothing more than what he had always been before the bizzaro presidential election of 2016: a foppish narcissist desperate for any measure of affirmation; a joke; a nothing. He did not create his...
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    It was great to see the majority of the American electorate realize that we needed...

    Wow, we actually did it. It was great to see the majority of the American electorate realize that we needed a change, and that Donald Trump was the right person for the job of President of the United States. Trump gave an excellent victory speech. There is now a lot of opportunity available...
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    Felony and prisoner disenfranchisement of the black electorate

    In Florida, nearly a quarter of the black electorate is disenfranchised. In 2012, more than 5.8 million Americans weren't legally allowed to vote due to prisoner and felony disenfranchisement, according to data analyzed by the advocacy group Sentencing Project. Several states prohibited 6 to...
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    President Obama Heard The Electorate: Go Left

    http://youtu.be/O06fUMtphTs When President Obama walked up to the podium to talk about the thumping the Democrats got in the 2014 midterm election, he was not slouching. He seemed resolute. It is clear that while the president nominally accepts blame, he must know that acquiescing to the will...
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    Swiss electorate to vote on executive pay curbs

    BBC News - Swiss electorate to vote on executive pay curbs As part of a normal federal election, the Swiss are voting on a referendum that would limit the pay of executives to 12 times the pay of the lowest paid worker. I don't think this will have any positive effects and in fact be negative...