TITLE

Save the Electoral College

AUTHOR(S)
Tyler, Gus
PUB. DATE
November 1960
SOURCE
New Republic;11/28/60, Vol. 143 Issue 23, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the U.S. Electoral College for the appointment of next President after the term of the current President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Proposals made by various senators for reforming the Electoral College; Opposition to the popular election of the President from the small rural states; Review of the various plans for Electoral College reform; Discussion of the proportional plan of elections; Reasons why the ratio plan can produce electoral defeats for candidates getting a majority of the popular votes.
ACCESSION #
14599232

 

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