It is said that a woman asked Benjamin Franklin upon him leaving the final meeting which formed our nation this question; “What have you given us, Mr. Franklin?” It is said that Ben responded, “A Republic, Madam. If you can keep it.”
The United States is currently doing what many “empires” have done in the past. The United States is currently doing everything it can, it would seem, to destroy itself from within.
Nevada is the latest state on the verge of passing a state law that would award Electoral College votes to the winner of the national popular vote for president. This is in direct violation of the Constitution.
Some supporters of the popular vote will argue that if they get enough states to get on board they will push for a Constitutional Amendment. Well that would end the Union as we know it. Why would small population states stay in the Union if they would lose all participation in that government?
Not to mention that the left has been after this for about a century now. They started by tearing at the very foundation of our nation by amending the Constitution to allow Senators from all the states to elected by the people instead of appointed by the states.
The desire? To make the USA a more Socialistic/Communistic nation. Don’t be surprised if you start seeing movement on the left to start eliminating the right of the public to actually vote on certain offices.