After Claiming They Were Always Against Electoral College, New York Times Backtracks
As if the New York Times didn’t already issue enough corrections, they did it again Wednesday. After publishing a long-winded rant in Tuesday’s paper calling for the Electoral College system to be abolished, the editorial board was forced to apologize for making inaccurate claims about the paper’s historical stance on the Electoral College.
The original article entitled, “Time to End the Electoral College,” was just as bad as it sounds. The article was full of false claims, from claiming the electoral college was built on slavery, to claiming that voters in California and New York get less representation than voters in Texas and Idaho. On top of that, apparently, the paper can’t even get their own history right. – READ MORE