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GOP Flip & Strip Led to Trump Win?

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How much longer will this go on?

JB: Great question. Let's get to some facts and figures, Harvey. Otherwise, this sounds like so much wishful thinking. What have you got to back up your brash statements?

HW: We should have been doing this since 2000. Instead of forming a circular firing squad around Ralph Nader, there should've been an organized movement to deal with our election disease STARTING THEN.

We all know the votes were flipped and stripped in Florida (and elsewhere). Then, the Supreme Court intervened to stop the recount. Then, the Electoral College nailed the coffin shut.

And then they all ganged up on Ralph for daring to run.

If everybody who voted for Ralph Nader in Florida 2000 had voted instead for Al Gore, George W. Bush still would've become president.

So, first we apologize to Ralph.

Then, we form a national coalition with a very specific set of goals:

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Joan Brunwasser is a co-founder of Citizens for Election Reform (CER) which since 2005 existed for the sole purpose of raising the public awareness of the critical need for election reform. Our goal: to restore fair, accurate, transparent, secure elections where votes are cast in private and counted in public. Because the problems with electronic (computerized) voting systems include a lack of (more...)
 

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