Lawsuit challenges SC’s system of winner-take-all presidential voting
The State Feb 23, 2018
A lawsuit filed in South Carolina’s federal court is challenging the state’s winner-take-all system of awarding electoral votes in presidential elections.
The lawsuit is one of four filed in various states by a coalition of law firms, activists and professors. They claim the current presidential electoral system is unconstitutional because it distorts the popular vote.
Other lawsuits were filed in Texas, California and Massachusetts.
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