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called for the Electoral College to be eliminated in an interview with Anderson Cooper Wednesday  She won the popular vote in the 2016 general election, beating President Donald by 3 million votes  earned 304 Electoral College votes and she won 227 in the presidential election 

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Published: 03:30 BST, 14 September 2017 | Updated: 03:31 BST, 14 September 2017

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called for the Electoral College to be abolished in an interview during her book tour about why she lost to President Donald .

The former secretary of state said in an interview with Anderson Cooper on CNN that it was time for the United States to change the way presidents are elected. 

She said: 'I think it needs to be eliminated,' Clinton responded to Cooper. 'I'd like to see us move beyond it, yes.'

Clinton won the popular vote by 3 million votes, but didn't cinch the election because won the Electoral College. He earned 304 Electoral College votes and she won 227. 

'I think it needs to be eliminated': Hillary Clinton said it was time for the US to change how it elects presidents on Wednesday 

'I think it needs to be eliminated': said it was time for the US to change how it elects presidents on Wednesday 

Clinton spoke to Anderson Cooper while promoting her new book What Happened? which focuses on her devastating election loss 

Clinton spoke to Anderson Cooper while promoting her new book What Happened? which focuses on her devastating election loss 

Citing no evidence, has disputed that Clinton won the popular vote and started a voter fraud investigation. 

The president has also said is more difficult to win the Electoral College and has shared maps of what states went red versus blue on Twitter. 

Clinton is promoting her book What Happened? which

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