The parenthetical at the end of the title is meant as a reflection of Democrats’ changing position on just about everything under the sun, so long as it advances their political agenda. Today it’s the Electoral College.
According to The Hill, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) has joined the chorus of liberal voices blaming Hillary’s Clinton’s loss on the electoral process developed by the nation’s founders.
But as a member of Congress, Boxer isn’t content merely to squawk about the Electoral College. She wants it abolished, done away with, buried, kaput. She is quoted as saying, “The Electoral College is an outdated, undemocratic system that does not reflect our modern society, and it needs to change immediately.”
One might ask if that is Boxer’s last word on the subject, though it well may be since she is retiring at the end of this session. But for fellow Democrats who will carry the party banner after her, it is far from the last word. The minute an election is held where the Donks lose because the popular vote failed to go their way but the state voting totals would have given them 270 electoral votes, they will be clamoring to reinstate the Electoral College…