Wall Street Journal Writer Says Electoral College Would not Hurt Potential Bloomberg Independent Run


By Richard Winger Many commentators believe that Article Two of the U.S. Constitution, which says the U.S. House chooses the President when no one gets a majority of the electoral college vote, injures independent presidential candidates, or the presidential nominees of new parties. But Holman W. Jenkins, Jr., a member of the Wall Street editorial board and a columnist for that newspaper, writes here that the provision would actually help Michael Bloomberg if he ran for president this year as an independent.
This article at The Moderate Voice discusses Jenkins’ column and quotes extensively from it. …read more

Source:: http://ballot-access.org/2016/02/14/wall-street-journal-writer-says-electoral-college-would-not-hurt-potential-bloomberg-independent-run/