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www.huffingtonpost.com/tyler-lewis/why-we-should-abolish-the_1_b_8961256.html

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 ...

www.minnpost.com/eric-black-ink/2012/10/10-reasons-why-electoral-college-problem

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, we would ...

time.com/4571626/electoral-college-wrong-arguments

Nov 15, 2016 ... The winner-take-all system explains why one candidate can get more votes ... These 3 Common Arguments For Preserving the Electoral College Are Wrong ... In my course about American elections, we discuss these arguments .... And there is no legitimate reason why a rural vote should count more than ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/12/20/opinion/get-rid-of-the-electoral-college.html

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 ...

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Should the United States Use the Electoral College in Presidential Elections? ... Modern technology allows voters to get necessary information to make informed  ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/11/09/getting-rid-of-the-electoral-college-dream-on-democrats

Nov 9, 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.

www.debate.org/opinions/should-the-electoral-college-be-abolished

Learn why people believe the electoral college system should be done away with or ... We need to get rid of the Electoral College soon, because according to ...

www.businessinsider.com/new-york-times-get-rid-of-the-electoral-college-2016-12

Dec 20, 2016 ... Donald Trump himself called the Electoral College a "disaster for democracy" in 2012. ... So we've developed an "ad-light" version of Business Insider that .... The New York Times: Get rid of the Electoral College ... "It's hard to understand why the loser of the popular vote should wind up running the country.

www.debate.org/opinions/should-the-united-states-get-rid-of-the-electoral-college

To guarantee the Presidency to the candidate who receives the most popular votes in all 50 states (and DC), we do not need to get rid of the Electoral College.