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Re: OT: U.S. 2004 Election Fraud.
From: Paul Schmehl <pauls () utdallas edu>
Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2004 11:29:56 -0600
--On Monday, November 15, 2004 10:32:21 PM +0100 Florian Streck
<streck () papafloh de> wrote:
No. The problem with the system is that the relation between the votes a
state has in the presidetial election and the number of inhabitants of
this state differs between the states. So it's possible for a candidate
that has less votes to become president. Even without fraud.
This is not a "problem". It is the result of a conscious decision.
Wasn't the reason for the Electors that at that time it was not
practicable to make a direct election due to the great distances in
No, it was to avoid the dangers of democracy.
Why stop the people from leraning?
Because this is the wrong forum.
Paul Schmehl (pauls () utdallas edu)
Adjunct Information Security Officer
The University of Texas at Dallas
AVIEN Founding Member
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Re: OT: U.S. 2004 Election Fraud. Florian Weimer (Nov 15)
Re: OT: U.S. 2004 Election Fraud. KF_lists (Nov 15)