Due to the electoral college trump won against Hillary. This only happened one other time where one person will win the popular election. However, lose the electoral. Trump has stolen the votes from America. Electoral college caused the down fall of America.
Jack Rakove brings thought-provoking conversations on history into the public forum. Talking about America's founding fathers on programs such as electoral college. He gives pros and cons about the electoral colleges. How it effects the public. He gives his view and info about all this.
The US does not elect its presidents by popular vote, but it conducts such election through a process called the Electoral College. This discourages people to vote. Again showing that their vote doesn't matter. Giving congress a vote most of the time works out but sometimes renegade electors. Many issues with this style of election.
We the people video gives info about electoral colleges and what they take away from the people. He says we need to reclaim the government. The electoral college take away the vote from the people. He states a lot of good info. I agreed with a lot of what he said.
In this article I would like to highlight the weaknesses of the electoral college. Firstly, electoral have the over all rule of who is coming into presidency which should not be right. This makes the peoples vote meaningless in a sense. If the president candidate does convent people in the electoral college he or she is getting no vote.