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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electoral_College_(United_States)

The United States Electoral College is the mechanism established by the United States Constitution for the indirect election of the President of the United States ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

uselectionatlas.org/INFORMATION/INFORMATION/electcollege_history.php

In order to appreciate the reasons for the Electoral College, it is essential to understand its historical context and the problem that the Founding Fathers were  ...

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

Sep 26, 2016 ... “The reason the founders created the Electoral College … they knew that humans are imperfect,” she said. “We are sinful … they knew that ...

www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/about.html

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 ...