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What if We Just Counted Up All the Votes for President and Saw Who Won?

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This in-depth study analyzes every way the Electoral College blocks We the People

from asserting our democratic rights. Some votes are useless altogether other than

recording a popular vote that takes second place to the present system. The author has just published a study on this topic, “Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College." (St. Martin's Books, 2020) Well-known activist and EI expert Steve Rosenfeld has also written a chapter on this subject in his 2018 book "Democracy Betrayed."  (Hotbooks)

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Marta Steele is an author/editor/blogger who has been writing for since 2006. She is also author of the 2012 book "Grassroots, Geeks, Pros, and Pols: The Election Integrity Movement's Nonstop Battle to Win Back the People's Vote, (more...)

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