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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 ...... 98 (2000), wrote: "[N]othing in Article II of the Federal Constitution frees the state legislature f...

Why the Electoral College - History Central

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by Marc Schulman. The Electoral College was created for two reasons. The first purpose was to create a buffer between population and the selection of a ...

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

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Nov 7, 2016 ... Electoral College has provided stability to the process of picking presidents. ... The Founding Fathers created the Electoral College after much ...

Why was the Electoral College created? | Reference.com

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The electoral college was created as a compromise between those at the Constitutional Convention who wanted the U.S. president elected by popular vote and ...

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

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Nov 8, 2016 ... The Founding Fathers created the Electoral College after much debate and compromise, but it has provided stability to the process of picking ...

Election 2016: The Real Reason the Electoral College Exists - Time

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Nov 8, 2016 ... As Americans await the quadrennial running of the presidential obstacle course now known as the Electoral College, it's worth remembering ...

The Reason for the Electoral College - FactCheck.org

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Feb 11, 2008 ... Q: Why does the U.S. have an Electoral College? A: The framers of the Constitution didn't trust direct democracy. FULL QUESTION: Why does ...

Electoral College - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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When Americans vote for a President and Vice President, they are actually voting for presidential electors, known collectively as the electoral college. It is these ...

Why did the Founding Fathers choose the Electoral College for ...

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Sep 26, 2016 ... What exactly is the Electoral College — and why did the Founding ... “The reason the founders created the Electoral College … they knew that ...

U. S. Electoral College, Official - What is the Electoral College?

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The Electoral College is a process, not a place. The founding fathers established it in the Constitution as a compromise between election of the President by a ...