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Electoral College

Electoral College Map 2016

The very important historical memory of the Electoral College

WASHINGTON: The Electoral College intent is not to prevent democracy. It is (or was) to elect a chief presiding officer over a union of sovereign republics. The, almost vicious, cries for the elimination of the electoral process are in realty cries for “democracy” within our Republic.  It is the rueful cry of the mob. A ...

Alexander Hamilton’s last laugh

Chanting crowds, death threats, and a handful of faithless electors didn't keep the Electoral College from performing its intended, constitutional function.

America’s immovable object: The Electoral College

As a Washington Post headline proclaimed, “Many Trump supporters don’t care about the controversies dominating media coverage.” They don't trust the media and therefore they pay no attention to it.