Virginia's Ill-Considered Electoral College Idea

By Sean Trende - January 25, 2013

RCP Comment Policies

On the heels of a controversial mid-decade redistricting decision, the Virginia Senate is now considering a proposal to split the state’s electoral votes by congressional district. In the last election, Mitt Romney would have won nine of the state’s 13 electors under such an arrangement, despite winning only 47 percent of the state’s vote. This can’t be viewed in a vacuum,...

(Read Full Article)

Sean Trende

Author Archive

Follow Real Clear Politics

Latest On Twitter