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Enlightened Democracy

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Enlightened Democracy by Ross, Tara; Will, George, 9780977072224
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  • ISBN: 9780977072224 | 0977072223
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/3/2012
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Pick up a newspaper and read about the Electoral College. It is a sure recipe to losing respect for the institution. Media commentators are swift to dismiss the institution as outdated and elitist, an anachronism that should be replaced by a direct popular vote. In recent years, this discontent has found a voice as a well-funded, California-based effort seeks to bypass the constitutional amendment process and effectively eliminate the Electoral College through a series of state laws.& ; & ; Such efforts to eliminate the Electoral College are misguided, and this book shows why. Written in straightforward language, Enlightened Democracy traces the history of the Electoral College from the Constitutional Convention to the present. This second edition of the book is revised and expanded to include a new section about the National Popular Vote legislative effort. After reading this book the case is clear: The Electoral College protects our republic and promotes our liberty. Americans should defend their unique presidential election system at all costs. They will be defending their own freedom.

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