Archive for June 3, 2012
Yesterday, Michael Weiss reported on the current balance of the Electoral College as part of his Election Watch series. Looking at his data, it’s clear that Florida may be an important factor in the upcoming Presidential election, as it was in 2000’s Bush-Gore contest.
This may explain the extraordinary measures which the current Republican governor of the state is following to determine who will be able to vote. It also explains the interest that various minority rights groups have in keeping that effort honest. (more…)