Mar 22 2019 Campaigning for the Popular Vote is much easier & different than campaigning for the Electoral College, Mr Trump tweeted on Tuesday evening. Campaigning for the Popular Vote is much easier & different than campaigning for the Electoral College. I used to like the idea of the Popular Vote, but now realize the Electoral College is far better for the U. This week, General Motors became the latest recipient of a barrage of tweets from Mr. Trump, who is angry about the company's closing of a plant in Lordstown, Ohio. The president told the company to reopen the plant or sell it fast to someone who would. Trump said on Wednesday during a speech at a tank factory in Lima, Ohio.