Defending the Electoral College

(TheDailyHorn.com) – Critics of the Electoral College like to say that it is nothing more than a dusty relic of an era long gone. They argue that the institution is no longer necessary and that it could undermine our very democracy by ushering in a minority president. First of all, it’s very rare for the Electoral College and the popular vote to choose different candidates. For more than 100 years, it only happened twice: once …

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