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I choose to agree with the Electoral College. I don’t want a direct popular election because I want the smaller states to still have a voice, but, if America switches to direct popular election, the way things are, might just go worse. There are some good reasons for a direct popular election, and there are not good reasons for one too. I like the Electoral College a lot, and I would like the voting system to keep it that way. However, our founding fathers created the Electoral College, being the geniuses they are, created a good way to elect a president that would not cause chaos or havoc in the country.
One reason I choose to stay with the Electoral College is that there are many famous people in Hollywood. Take Arnold Schwarzenegger for instance, he was a famous movie star years ago and he is now the governor of California. I believe that he only won because he being famous. If we take away the Electoral College and replace it with direct, there will be famous people running for president, not knowing what they are doing, and only winning because they are famous. The Electoral College Is it possible for a presidential candidate to receive the most popular votes and still not be elected president. Many Americans are shocked to discover that the answer to this question is yes.
The Electoral College has been used to elect the President since the beginnings of the United States. In the two hundred some odd years of history, there have been instances when the college did not work. There have been many ideas that have floated around about fixing the problem with the electorate. Then again, there are many plusses to using the Electoral College system. In an election, the President is elected not by the popular vote, but by the votes of the electorates.
The electorates are representative of each state. There are a number of electorates per state equal to the amount…...

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