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www.historycentral.com/elections/Electoralcollgewhy.html

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 ...

dailysignal.com/2016/11/07/why-the-founders-created-the-electoral-college

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

time.com/4558510/electoral-college-history-slavery

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

nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/the-electoral-college-why-we-use-it-why-it-matters-18331

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 ...

www.thoughtco.com/why-was-the-electoral-college-created-6721

Feb 21, 2017 ... The Founding Fathers of the United States debated a number of methods for choosing the president before the "Committee of Eleven" ...

www.factcheck.org/2008/02/the-reason-for-the-electoral-college

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 ...

www.history.com/topics/electoral-college

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 ...

www.theblaze.com/news/2016/09/26/why-did-the-founding-fathers-choose-the-electoral-college-for-electing-presidents

Sep 26, 2016 ... Billy Hallowell, Deseret News. What exactly is the Electoral College — and why did the Founding Fathers embrace it instead of creating a direct ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/leon-friedman/why-do-we-have-the-electo_b_12885468.html

Nov 10, 2016 ... Why Do We Have the Electoral College By Leon Friedman. Very little attention is being paid to the fact that Hillary Clinton apparently won the ...

uselectionatlas.org/INFORMATION/INFORMATION/electcollege_history.php

In order to appreciate the reasons for the Electoral College, it is essential to .... thereby creating new and different problems in the selection of a president.