The Daily Populous

Friday July 12nd, 2019 evening edition

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Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday expressed support for abolishing the Electoral College, arguing it is difficult to justify a system that allows a candidate to become president after losing the popular vote by a large margin.

Today @BernieSanders announced he supports abolishing the electoral college — People for Bernie (@People4Bernie) July 12, 2019.

By backing growing calls to eliminate the Electoral College, Sanders joined several of his 2020 presidential rivals, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.

), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Cory Booker (D-N.J.), and South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg.

According to recent polling data, most Americans support replacing the Electoral College with a national popular vote system.

A Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI) survey published last July found that, "By roughly a two-to-one margin, Americans say they would prefer if presidential elections were decided by the national popular vote as opposed to the Electoral College.".

"Nearly two-thirds (65 percent) of Americans believe that presidential elections should be decided based on the national popular vote," PRRI's poll showed, "while about one-third (32 percent) believe they should be decided through the Electoral College. »

FIFA introduces innovative approach with launch of new Disciplinary Code

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As a general rule, a match is automatically forfeited if the referee decides to abandon it after having applied the three-step procedure for discriminatory incidents;.

FIFA will impose a transfer ban on clubs not paying outstanding amounts until they have paid all of their debts.

These, and many more, are the fundamental changes of the new FIFA Disciplinary Code, which will come into force on 15 July 2019. »

R. Kelly Arrested on Fed Child Porn Charges, Indicted in NYC, Illinois

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UPDATE: R. Kelly Indicted in NYC on Federal Kidnapping, Racketeering and Child Sex Charges -- Read the Full Court Document Here.

Singer R. Kelly was arrested on federal sex charges Thursday night nearly five months after he was released on bail for additional sexual abuse charges brought by Illinois prosecutors, a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's office said. »

FC Barcelona auf Twitter: "You were waiting for this.… "

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