Bob Edgar

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2008

    Illinois Passes Presidential National Popular Vote Bill

    Though a bill that would bind New York’s votes in the Electoral College to the winner of the presidential popular vote has not moved in Albany, Illinois is the latest state to embrace an idea that has the potential to reshape the way we choose our president. Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich sign ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2008

    Bringing the National Popular Vote to NY

    The New Jersey legislature passed a bill last week that would essentially destroy the Electoral College, giving the presidency to the candidate who wins the nationwide popular vote. A similar bill has been introduced in Albany, but it's looking like a legislative long-shot—at least for now. So f ... More >>

  • News

    April 1, 2003

    Demonstrators Regroup, Plan MLK Day Actions

    Activists Focus on the Mounting Costs of War