Fifth reason) Extensive evidence of Russia’s manipulation of our American election. We deserved to know more about that before Dec 19.
Six reason) Another is Trump’s immense business entanglements with Russian and Chinese nationals who are in turn linked to their governments which are sworn enemies of the USA.
Seventh reason) Insurmountable conflicts of interest. Trump’s all about his own brand and business - Isn't America’s President supposed to be full-time committed to being President of the United States of America.
Eighth reason) The effort will put Trump and his team on notice that America is aroused and on edge, distrusting of this Trump Administration and that we will be watching and ready to defend genuine traditional American values against this blatant takeover attempt by corporate oligarchs. It will temper their behavior. No public outcry of substance will result in a green light for them and great damage to our ways. Americans it's your move. Democracy (what we have of it) use or lose it.
Since Nov. 9, Donald Trump has been described as our “President-elect.” But many would be shocked to learn that this term is actually legally meaningless. The Constitution sets out a specific hurdle for Trump to ascend to the presidency. And that will not happen until Dec. 19 when the members of the Electoral College meet in their respective states to vote for the President.
It’s these electors who actually hold power under the Constitution to select Donald Trump as president. They should take that responsibility very seriously. They owe it to all Americans to deliberate on their choice in the manner required by the Constitution …