That kind of skews the whole concept of majority rule. What we have here instead is minority veto. How can a society function if a minority can stop everything the majority wants to do?
We are not a majority rule, we are a republic so there is no MOB rule.
No, representation by population and state it is quite fair, just because you coasty progressives have areas of major population cities doesn't mean you get to make all the rules. It's a vast wide country you know.
For the most part, someone in New York shouldn't be able to control someone in Wyoming, but alas that must have escaped you.