Debate over the Electoral School vs. the favored vote within the US has as soon as once more been ignited due to a viral map displaying Joe Biden carried the election by profitable an extremely small portion of counties in comparison with Donald Trump.
“Biden supporters appear to be actually shedding their minds at how indignant they get whenever you inform them that Biden ‘received’ solely 16% of the counties,” pundit Kevin McCullough tweeted, together with a crimson vs. blue election outcomes map that has unfold throughout social media like wildfire.
“They get even indignant about that, than the truth that they’re all supporting a cheater—who’s happy with the dishonest,” McCullough added.
The tweet was shared by President Trump, and likewise flagged by Twitter as “disputed” election fraud info. It has additionally spurred a wave of debate, in addition to additional allegations of voter fraud on Biden’s half, one thing that has but to be confirmed in court docket however continues to be alleged by the president and his authorized group.
Biden supporters appear to be actually shedding their minds at how indignant they get whenever you inform them that Biden “received” solely 16% of the counties. They get even indignant about that, than the truth that they’re all supporting a cheater—who’s happy with the dishonest.#PickSixCheatBigJoeDidpic.twitter.com/yAauJYWxmk
— Kevin McCullough (@KMCRadio) December 21, 2020
A separate map shared by extra liberal social media customers breaks down areas Biden received by inhabitants, giving a extra correct motive for the way the Democrat may have received a report variety of votes with out discovering assist in additional areas.
“It’s virtually as if—and attempt to comply with alongside right here, because it will get slightly advanced—some counties have extra individuals, and extra votes, than others,” Yahoo Information reporter Alexander Nazaryan tweeted.
That solely present variety of counties. Land doesn’t vote you moron. The inhabitants within the blue areas are increased the inhabitants within the crimson are sparse. That is extra correct. Have an important day pic.twitter.com/8S0zLpDCcK
— EW (@edwestergaard) December 21, 2020
Supporters of the president, nonetheless, have nonetheless expressed shock over the outcomes map and mentioned Trump received greater than 80 p.c of the nation.
“Trump received 84% of America, Biden ‘received’ 16%,” conservative pundit Arch Kennedy tweeted.
“Barack Obama: —69,000,000 votes —873 counties. Donald Trump: —75,000,000 votes —2,497 counties. Joe Biden: —81,000,000 votes —477 counties…And we’re not allowed to query his ‘victory,’” Turning Level USA founder Charlie Kirk tweeted.
Barack Obama:—69,000,000 votes—873 countiesDonald Trump:—75,000,000 votes—2,497 countiesJoe Biden:—81,000,000 votes—477 counties…And we’re not allowed to query his “victory”🤔
— Charlie Kirk (@charliekirk11) December 21, 2020
I don’t imagine for one second that Biden received with much less counties and weak rallies. His so referred to as “victory” is a hoax
— J. C. 🇺🇸 (@therealarmyvet) December 21, 2020
Each Biden and Trump set data primarily based on their vote counts within the 2020 election, although Biden earned roughly six million extra and received the Electoral School, which affords votes to states to even out the load varied states have within the election since inhabitants varies enormously, by practically 70 votes.
Presently, tallies primarily based on the election present Biden profitable lower than 500 counties – which might characterize about 16 p.c of all US counties. By comparability, Trump received 1000’s of them, although many had much less dense populations and, subsequently, much less affect on the election.
Lower than 500 counties would give Biden an odd pair of data, the mixture of which has fueled hypothesis about his victory. The Democrat earned probably the most votes of any presidential candidate in historical past, however these votes would characterize a report low variety of counties. The earlier report was held by former President Barack Obama in 2012, when he received solely 689 counties, equal to 22 p.c of territories.
The Electoral School has licensed Biden’s victory, although Trump has refused to concede the election and continues to pursue authorized avenues to overturn the outcomes from a number of swing states the place he says fraud is behind Biden’s vote rely.
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