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Old 05-17-2019, 12:18 PM
HurricaneDitka is offline
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Originally Posted by That Don Guy View Post
In fact, I can see the other way around - where Trump appears to get a majority of the electoral votes but ends up losing - happening, and Democratic governors play a major role in this.

Remember, if the Republicans try to "rig" a state's votes, the Democrats can challenge it when they are counted on January 6, and keep in mind that is after the newly elected Congress is seated; if, say, the House votes to accept the electoral votes for the Democrat and the Senate votes for Trump, it goes to "the executive of the state" to decide which to count.
Unfortunately, what you outline does not strike me as impossible. It would trigger a real Constitutional crisis. There's already a crazy dem running around the country telling everyone she "won" her race in Georgia (she did not).

Last edited by HurricaneDitka; 05-17-2019 at 12:19 PM.