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Kim Baldwin


Keith Gray

Very good... I do not want NY and Cali to control the country, or to dilute my sovereignty.

Gary Miller

Poltically educated people know fear of democracy is a needed defense. Full blown Democracy has been the starting place of despots and dictators. Small D democracy is usually safe if used in the smaller divisions of society. City, county or state but never national.

Bailey Jones

Texas has the second largest population in the US. So, yeah - we don't want them deciding things.

Ted Gillis

And when the 2020 census is complete Texas stands to gain 3 congressional seats. How fair is that?

George Laiacona

Take a closer look at the voting statistics of any of our heavily populated cities. You will see that none of them vote together. Just because there is a heavy population doesn’t mean that they all vote the same way. We have been in a position to eliminate the Horse and buggy days, and make use of 21st century technology. Why wait any longer. Secure computers can do the job accurately and in considerable less time than the Electoral College can. Our future generations will make the popular vote the norm. Just wait and see.

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