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Response to dlk (Reply #8)

Fri Jul 2, 2021, 03:22 PM

11. We already have one, Congress can impose voting rules for congressional candidates. We have Congress

... at the same time we have the president voted in in most states so therefore the voting happens at the same time and would be called prohibitive to have two different elections for the federal government for most states.

Therefore if Democrats are able to impose voting rules for the Congress most likely it'll hold for the presidential also

Article I, Section 4, Clause 1: The Times, Places and Manner of holding Elections for Senators and Representatives, shall be prescribed in each State by the Legislature thereof; but the Congress may at any time by Law make or alter such Regulations, except as to the Places of chusing Senators.

On the other hand I don't see the Roberts Court leaning more towards plurality in America.
There's a reason why America is lower on the democracy index than we were supposed to be

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