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When he did lose the popular vote in 2016 and the presidency in 2020, he claimed that those losses were unfair or the result of cheating.What happens to an entrenched two-party system when one party undermines the system?|Philip Bump|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
They succeeded in getting it to a popular vote in Berkeley, but it was ultimately defeated.
Had there been no pandemic, he may have still lost the popular vote, but considering how close the election was, he may have had a decent chance of winning the Electoral College.
Even if they can just consistently get to even on the popular vote, they could well control all of Washington.
Despite such intense study, it has always been hard to prove that the King case provided the pivotal moment of such a close election, in which JFK won the popular vote by just 118,574 votes.As MLK faced a crisis, Kennedy and Nixon made political calculations|Nick Bryant|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
The simple, awful truth is that free speech has never been particularly popular in America.
Weiss is likely to get confirmed even as Warren and a handful of other progressive Democrats vote no.Sen. Warren’s Main Street Crusade to Pressure Clinton|Eleanor Clift|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Asian-Americans may vote for Democrats now, but they are a highly persuadable—and growing—part of the electorate.
In 1992, Republican George H.W. Bush won the Asian-American vote by 24 points.
By 2012, Democratic President Barack Obama owned the Asian-American vote, winning it by 47 percentage points.
I know that in putting this before you I challenge some of the most popular affectations of cultivated people.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
As a good-looking young bachelor, though a detrimental, he had been very popular.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
In France the habit of snuffing was the most popular mode and to this day the custom is more general than elsewhere.
This work describes the fops and men of fashion of its time, and shows how popular the custom of tobacco taking had become.
He was for many years judge of a court in Connecticut, and is known as the author of the popular poem, McFingal.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell