The Electoral College is a democratically indefensible anachronism that dilutes minority votes while disproportionately amplifying whites votes. Defens. The Distribution of Electoral College Votes Per State is Not Equally Dispersed. The Distribution of Electoral College Votes Per State is Not Equally Dispersed
Hillary Clinton lost the presidency on Tuesday, but very likely won the popular vote. For the second time in 16 years, Democrats appear to have won more votes than Republicans, but lost the presidency. And while it was close in 2000, it may be a chasm in 2016. And as we get more numbers in, it's looking very likely Trump will indeed have lost the popular vote.