I totally agreed about the need to combat voter suppression and gerrymandering, but there is such systemic abuse built into the current system by the GOP, those issues may not be addressed for decades — all Republicans have to do is hold on to their majorities until 2020, and they can create minority rule going until 2030.

With regard to the national vote, not one red state is on board. Here are the states that have agreed to the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact:

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