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Your Views: Be careful what you wish for on Electoral College
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Lots of people want the Electoral College to be abolished, and to establish term limits on our officials. In some cases that might be a good thing. I sure can think of lots of people in our government I’d like to toss out!

But be careful what you wish for. According to the Census Bureau: “The urban areas of the United States for the 2010 census contain 249,253,271 people, representing 80.7 percent of the population, and rural areas contain 59,492,276 people, or 19.3 percent of the population.”

You do realize that would almost guarantee there would be a Democratic president in the U.S. forever?

Now, I wouldn’t have a problem with that, but I know most of my neighbors and friends here in Georgia would hate it!

Carole Scandrol
Flowery Branch

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