Comment: The only reasons Democrats want this crap

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The only reasons Democrats want this crap

The only reason that Democrats want this National Popular Vote is because their party has a stranglehold of strength in the largest population centers in the United States. I had hoped this movement would have died down a bit with Obama winning in 2008 and 2012, but obviously it hadn't.

I have no doubt in my mind that if Republicans dominated the major population centers politically, and the Democrats didn't, the GOP would want this, too.

Instead of leaving the system as-is, or switching to an NPV, I believe the best method would be for all states to adopt a system similar to what Maine and Nebraska have. Compete for each congressional district individually instead of whole states.

It probably won't vary the outcomes too much, but at least it would be more interesting watching the returns on election night. I think, anyways.