Electoral College map showing the results of the 2012 U.S. presidential election.
.... Committee member Gouverneur Morris explained the reasons for the .... as to
keep them forever in a hopeless min...
Nov 12, 2012 ... The Electoral College is widely regarded as an anachronism, ... Five reasons to
keep our despised method of choosing the president.
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method of selecting a president that ought to be superseded by ...
Those who object to the Electoral College system and favor a direct popular
election .... an argument be used to abolish the lesser case of the Electoral
College? .... exist today, then surely these same reasons apply to the choice of
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.
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:.
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.
The Framers Created the Electoral College for a Reason ... It is precisely
because of the Electoral College that the recounting of votes focused on one
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
How does the Electoral College constrain political power? Direct election of the ...
Consistency would require that if we abolish the Electoral College, we rid
ourselves of the Senate as well. Are we ready to ... See our full list of email