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2018 Senate Bill 1117: Elect U.S. presidents by a national popular vote
Introduced by Sen. Dave Hildenbrand (R) on September 5, 2018
To enter Michigan into an interstate compact to elect U.S. presidents by a national popular vote, which would go into effect when states representing a majority of electoral votes (270) have joined. The bill would revise the process in which Michigan's 16 votes in the Electoral College are allocated in a presidential election, and through various procedures deliver all 16 to the presidential candidate who won the most popular votes in the other states that join the compact, even if that candidate lost in Michigan.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Elections and Government Reform Committee on September 5, 2018