2016 ELECTION COVERAGE
Some of Doug’s recent pieces covering the 2016 presidential election and its aftermath:
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BOXER WANTS TO ABOLISH ELECTORAL COLLEGE
11/15/16: U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) introduced legislation today to amend the Constitution and abolish the Electoral College. She talked with KCBS Political Reporter Doug Sovern about her bill, live on KCBS.
S.F. OFFICIALS VOW TO PROTECT AGAINST DEPORTATION
11/14/16: San Francisco’s Mayor, Sheriff and religious leaders say they will not cooperate with the Trump administration if it tries to deport undocumented immigrants who are not convicted of violent felonies:
NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE
11/12/16: A Bay Area man’s campaign to guarantee that the winner of the national popular vote is elected president is gaining momentum, now that Hillary Clinton will win the most votes – but Donald Trump will be going to the Oval Office.
FIRST VIRAL PRESIDENT
11/11/16: How did Donald Trump harness Twitter to become the first viral president? A San Francisco pioneer in viral media explains how Trump sidestepped traditional media to amplify his message and gain millions of followers.
THE POLLS: WHAT IN THE WORLD HAPPENED?
11/09/16: Did the pollsters really blow it? Or were they just off by a little bit, where it mattered most? How Donald Trump confounded expectations