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10 reasons why the Electoral College is a problem | MinnPost


Oct 16, 2012 ... Sticking with the Electoral College system, but not yet plunging into ... a good case against the Electoral College – and Eric Black has done an ...

Arguments against the Electoral College | Science Buzz


Arguments against the Electoral College. No! It's too complicated. A direct election is simpler—just count up all the votes across the country, and whoever gets ...

Top 5 reasons to get rid of the Electoral College - Ventrella Quest


Apr 9, 2013 ... Getting rid of the electoral college means a vote is a vote, no matter where it ... We ended up with a guy a majority of Americans voted against.

electoral college | United States | Britannica.com


Electoral college, the system by which the president and vice president of the United States are chosen. ... Arguments for and against the electoral college.

Problems with the Electoral College - Fairvote


The Electoral College gives disproportionate voting power to states, favoring the smaller states ... See how your state racks up against the rest on our Population vs. .... There is no rational argument to maintain it, except, maybe that the political  ...

Eliminate the Electoral College - Huffington Post


Sep 27, 2012 ... The Electoral College is one of the most dangerous institutions in American politics today. The primary impact of the Electoral College is to give the c... ... Andy Schmookler Award-winning author of What We're Up Against, ...

The Electoral College: Abolish It, Please. | New Republic


Nov 4, 2012 ... Last week I tried to explain the Electoral College to a very bright teenager from ... The argument against runoff elections is that they potentially ...

The Tarnish of the Electoral College - The New York Times


Nov 15, 2012 ... The idea that a voting method might convey benefits to one side or another, in fact, is one of the strongest arguments against it. There should be ...

It's Time to End the Electoral College | The Nation


Nov 7, 2012 ... Electoral college defenders offer a range of arguments, from the ... right to have your ballot counted—and turns it against the system itself.

Should the Electoral College be abolished? | Scholastic.com


Second, because the Electoral College is "winner take all" in all but two states ... of votes nationally could not be elected against the will of the rest of the country.

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Argument For and Against the Electoral College


It contributes to the political stability of the nation by encouraging a two-party system and discouraging the proliferation of splinter parties such as those that have ...

The Electoral College - Pros and Cons


Arguments Against the Electoral College. Those who object to the Electoral College system and favor a direct popular election of the president generally do so ...

Arguments Made in Favor--And Against--the Electoral


Oct 26, 2004 ... Why do reformers propose abolishing the Electoral College? Reformers argue that the Electoral College hampers democracy in a manner ...