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For the past two nights, I have seen on MSNBC that my state (Michigan) and a number of other states that voted for Obama in both 2008 and 2012, are planning on stacking the deck in favor of the Republicans for future Presidential elections by doing what they have already gotten away with in the past--gerrymandering.

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I am really upset and angry about this.  But, I feel powerless as an individual to do anything to stop it from happening.  It doesn't look good for it not happening.  What's to stop them when they have gotten away with it already?

I need to hear from fellow Michiganders to hear what if any ideas people have to stop this from happening?

Also how about fellow Kossacks that are in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, Virginia, and  Wisconsin?

I am so upset that I hope all you will have a plethora of ideas to calm me down.

The republican party refuses to change anything in their platform to appeal to a changing electorate so they try (and usually get away with it) to cheat because they know they can't win any other way.

So, What Are We Going To Do About This?

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Will the Republicans get away with changing the electoral college in their favor?

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