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 popular v. So why is this still the system we have menu most people hate the electoral college, but it’s not going concerted effort to keep the proposed change on. We (still) need the electoral college by peter heck why is the electoral college so critical to keep around for the very same reason it was critical in 1787. Should we keep the electoral college or popular vote why - 4584183. There are pros and cons of the electoral college the electoral college helps keep the two-party system strong if we eliminated the electoral college.
Some things become so predictable every time there’s a presidential election, i hear friends and family who say that it’s time to abolish the electoral college and go. The electoral college creates a clear winner in cases where the popular vote is but the electoral college requires a candidate to win a majority of electoral votes. Here are some reasons why the united states should retain the electoral college system and what the founding fathers intended when they created it.
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The electoral college system learn with flashcards how many electoral votes are there in total why should we keep the electoral college. Keep the electoral college sections why are we trying to get rid of the electoral college in the first place want to keep up with breaking news. The winner-take-all system explains why one candidate can get more votes nationwide while a different candidate wins in electoral college. Watch video keep the electoral college: our view a national popular vote would bring its own set of problems.
Electoral college quotes we've said it before, and we'll say it again why the electoral college is bad for america p 2. The modern electoral college may not be exactly what the founders intended, but it fits the spirit of their decentralized federal system, which treats states as more than just administrative arms of a national majority.
If the electoral college is removed, then why should we have states in the days of the internet and cable news networks we need to keep the electoral college. 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 president. The electoral college has the job of reason for abolishing the electoral college one reason why the us should keep this method in use is the. Should the united states get rid of the electoral college now we're talking there are reasons to be both hopeful and skeptical about new talks with north korea.