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Defending the Electoral College. - Slate

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Nov 12, 2012 ... The Electoral College is widely regarded as an anachronism, ... Five reasons to keep our despised method of choosing the president.

The Electoral College - Pros and Cons

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Those who object to the Electoral College system and favor a direct popular election ..... If there are reasons to maintain State representation in the Senate and ...

Arguments in favor of the Electoral College | Science Buzz

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Over the long run, your power as an individual voter is greater in a divided election than in a direct election. See this page for an explanation. The Electoral  ...

In Defense of the Electoral College | Cato Institute

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Critics have long derided the Electoral College as a fusty relic of a bygone era, an unnecessary ... Consistency would require that if we abolish the Electoral College, we rid ourselves of the Senate as well. ... See our full list of email newsletters ...

Argument For and Against the Electoral College

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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 Most Compelling Reason For Keeping The Electoral College

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Nov 12, 2012 ... Posner suggests this is a practical reason of course, rather than a liberal or conservative reason to keep the Electoral College in place.

Pros and Cons of Electoral College - Newsmax.com

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Jul 2, 2015 ... The founding fathers set up the Electoral College originally to retain a representative form of government. Each state is allotted a number of ...

Why Should We Keep the Electoral College?

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Reasons the United States should retain the Electoral College system.

10 reasons why the Electoral College is a problem | MinnPost

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Oct 16, 2012 ... Sticking with the Electoral College system, but not yet plunging into ... a quick list of ten problems and potential problems with the Electoral College system: ... unsuccessful efforts to keep him off the ballot in other states as well.

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

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Apr 9, 2013 ... Getting rid of the electoral college means a vote is a vote, no matter where ..... reasons off the top of my head for keeping the Electoral College:.

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Five reasons to keep the Electoral College — Opinion — Bangor ...

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Nov 28, 2012 ... The Electoral College is widely regarded as an anachronism, a nondemocratic method of selecting a president that ought to be superseded by ...

Presidency: 10 Arguments in Favor of Keeping the Electoral College

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Jul 8, 2002 ... Presidency: 10 Arguments in Favor of Keeping the Electoral College -- Refuted! ... Many of the arguments on this top ten list are superficially clever, but ... Here, then, are the top ten and the reasons they do not persuade:.

Electoral College keeps elections fair - POLITICO

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Dec 5, 2012 ... Opinion: The Electoral College has given us competitive elections for more ... One reason Republicans feel so bitter about the 2012 presidential election ... we should push to keep the Electoral College in place, not dissolve it.