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Electoral College, Revisited

As a friend, Jason Tucker, pointed out to me, the Electoral College worked exactly as it was intended to do—and he’s right, so really I should have titled that last post, “The Electoral College Worked, and Failed Democracy.” While I maintain the EC should go, there is another method of revising a flawed system: to ...

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The Electoral College Failed Again

The Electoral College failed again. Is twice enough (in recent history, five times altogether) to realize that this outdated compromise needs to go? When it failed to elect a President Gore, whom the majority of Americans voted for, America was given 9/11, an unnecessary and disastrous war in Iraq, and less time to deal with ...