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NEC in the News: Concord Monitor published “Scrap the Electoral College? Gabbard says not yet during Concord stop”

NEC in the News: Concord Monitor published “Scrap the Electoral College? Gabbard says not yet during Concord stop”

March 22, 2019

She’s known as a progressive four-term congresswoman from Hawaii.

But when it comes to some high-profile progressive litmus tests facing the 2020 Democrats running for the White House, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s on the fence.

Gabbard, a National Guard officer and Iraq War veteran who was the first Hindu elected to serve in Congress, wasn’t on board with calls by fellow progressives to end the Electoral College and scrap the Senate’s filibuster rule – two longstanding political traditions and institutions.

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