Oct 16, 2012 ... Sticking with the Electoral College system, but not yet plunging into the ... (The
Constitution did not and still does not require that any popular vote be ... (To
explain this, we'll eventually have to get to the story of how the Framers ..... If we
got rid of the electoral college and the filibuster in the senate,...
Jan 12, 2016 ... Why We Should Abolish the Electoral College .... In other words, a candidate
could lose with 78.2% of the popular vote by getting just under ...
Nov 15, 2016 ... Well, we shouldn't have a system that does that. But as Robert Speel notes over
at Time magazine, the Electoral College didn't prevent a mass ...
Nov 16, 2016 ... And as we get more numbers in, it's looking very likely Trump will ... which means
getting rid of it requires a constitutional amendment. ... Back in 1934, a vote to
abolish the electoral college failed in the Senate by just two votes. ... Gallup
polling in 1948 showed 56 percent thought it should be discontinued.
Nov 16, 2016 ... We have a direct democracy: Senators, representatives and members of the
Electoral College are all elected directly by the people. They do ...
Dec 20, 2016 ... If there was ever, ever a time for the Electoral College to make a ... The chances
are close to zero that we will ever see another ... If their job is only to ratify, then
the electoral numbers on Election Day should suffice without the ...
Nov 11, 2016 ... The hue and cry from the left that the Electoral College needs to go the way of the
dodo bird were sure to start again, and indeed it already has.
Which raises the question, why not get rid of the Electoral College? Before we ....
Yes, we should maintain and protect the Electoral College. Again, it keeps an ...
Those who object to the Electoral College system and favor a direct popular
election ... Should that happen today, there are two possible resolutions: either
one .... the Electoral College's role in reinforcing a two party system, proponents,
as we ...
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Critics Move To Scrap The Electoral College, But It's Not Likely To Work .... wake
of the results that it's time to get rid of the current system altogether. ... "The
Electoral College is an outdated...