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Electoral College (United States) - Wikipedia

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The United States Electoral College is the mechanism established by the United States ... Maine and Nebraska use the "congressional district method", selecting one .... They became "v...

Why We Use Electoral College, Not Popular Vote - The Daily Signal

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Nov 7, 2016 ... Why We Use Electoral College, Not Popular Vote .... But, over time, the states shifted to choosing electors via the state's popular vote instead. ... Swing states, he wrote, “can change from election to election, and many states ...

The Reason for the Electoral College - FactCheck.org

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Feb 11, 2008 ... Why does the United States have an Electoral College when it would be so easy to directly elect a president, as we do for all the other political offices? ... meet in their respective states 41 days after the popular election. There ...

Why America Uses Electoral College, Not Popular Vote for ...

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Nov 7, 2016 ... Why America Uses Electoral College, Not Popular Vote for ... But, over time, the states shifted to choosing electors via the state's popular vote instead. ... Do you suppose the natives look at any of us as superior to them?

Why do we still let the Electoral College pick our president?

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Aug 20, 2012 ... The President of the United States is not chosen through a national popular vote because the framers of the Constitution adopted the Electoral ...

Why Does the United States Use the Electoral College Instead of a ...

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Sep 19, 2016 ... Why Does the United States Use the Electoral College Instead of a ... Mike C. asks: Why don't we use the popular vote to pick the president?

The Electoral College (Why We Use It and Why It Matters) | The ...

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Nov 8, 2016 ... The Electoral College (Why We Use It and Why It Matters) ... But, over time, the states shifted to choosing electors via the state's popular vote instead. ... How can you argue that the fact you live in an area with little population ...

The real reason we have an Electoral College: to protect slave ... - Vox

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Nov 12, 2016 ... Every four years, we elect a president in this country, and we do it in a strange way: via the Electoral College. ... If a popular vote makes sense for gubernatorial elections, why doesn't ... choices instead of the citizenry, but from the beginning most electors were .... By signing up you agree to our terms of use...

Why does the Electoral College of the United States of America exist ...

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The Electoral College is an example of an indirect election mechanism. Most modern ... Why is the Electoral college used instead of the popular vote? What's the ... Why do we say "the" United States of America but not "the" India? How many ...

Why Do We Have The Electoral College? | The Huffington Post

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Nov 10, 2016 ... Very little attention is being paid to the fact that Hillary Clinton apparently won the popular vote, even while she lost the electoral vote. The latest ...