Firebrand Senator and potential 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren called for the abolishment of the Electoral College Monday night; saying the US needs a “constitutional amendment” to ensure “every vote is counted.”
Warren was speaking with supporters at town hall event in Mississippi when she called for the drastic reconfiguration of the century’s old American election process.
“I believe we need a constitutional amendment that protects the right to vote for every American citizen and makes sure that vote gets counted,” said Warren.
Every vote matters. We need to get rid of the Electoral College so that presidential candidates have to ask every American in every part of the country for their vote, not just those in battleground states. #WarrenTownHall pic.twitter.com/UT3mYHXHQ2
— Elizabeth Warren (@ewarren) March 19, 2019
“We need to put some federal muscle behind that, and we need to repeal every one of the voter suppression laws that is out there,” she added. “Every vote matters, and the way we can make that happen is that we can have national voting, and that means get rid of the Electoral College.”
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ELIZABETH WARREN: There’s Little ‘Doubt’ President Trump is a ‘Racist’
2020 Democratic hopeful and firebrand Senator Warren escalated her all-out war with the President Monday; saying she “doesn’t think there’s much doubt” the Commander-in-Chief is a “racist.”
Question: "Some of your Democratic colleagues have just straight-up come out and said that President Trump is racist. Are you willing to say that? Is he a racist?"
Sen. Elizabeth Warren: "I've already said that." pic.twitter.com/Kejj7xnzA1
— The Hill (@thehill) February 11, 2019
“Some of your Democratic colleagues have just straight-up come out and said that President Trump is racist. Are you willing to say that? Is he a racist?” asked one reporter.
“I’ve already said that. Many times, go back and look at the tapes. I don’t think there’s much doubt about that,” said Warren.
CLASS WARFARE! Elizabeth Warren Continues Attacks on ‘Billionaires,’ Calls for ‘Universal Childcare’
Firebrand Senator and potential 2020 Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren continued her all-out assault on the nation’s wealthiest citizens Monday; calling for a “universal childcare” program and a “Green New Deal” throughout the United States.
“Billionaires like this guy make me wonder what our country needs more of: ranches with golf courses designed by PGA players & fireplaces ‘imported from European castles’ – or universal childcare & a Green New Deal?” asked Warren on Twitter.
Billionaires like this guy make me wonder what our country needs more of: ranches with golf courses designed by PGA players & fireplaces “imported from European castles” – or universal childcare & a Green New Deal? #UltraMillionaireTax https://t.co/w4rm9gRlRv
— Elizabeth Warren (@ewarren) January 28, 2019
Warren made national headlines late last week when she unveiled her ‘Ultra Millionaire Tax’ that would impose a stiff tax rate on Americans with more than $50 million in assets; saying the revenue would go towards left-leaning programs across the country.