Election 2020: Prop 113 – National Popular Vote

One of the state wide ballot measures facing voters in the state is Proposition 113 which asks voters to affirm a decision Colorado lawmakers made in 2019 to join the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.

Voting no would repeal the law that was passed by the state legislature.

Sylvia Bernstein with the League of Women Voters of Boulder County joins us to explain why the League has for many years been pushing to have the National Popular Vote implemented and the electoral college system removed.

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This weekend the League of Women Voters in Boulder County is hosting a relay march to raise awareness about Prop 113 starting Saturday morning October 17 at the Lafayette Public Library and ending on Monday, October 19 at the state capitol in Denver.

Ballot text: Shall the following Act of the General Assembly be approved: An Act concerning adoption of an agreement among the states to elect the President of the United States by national popular vote, being Senate Bill No. 19-042?