The prospect of abolishing the Electoral College is a long shot but could a group of states collectively override it instead?
Ever since the 2000 Presidential election there have been talks in political circles of abolishing the Electoral College and instead choosing our President based on the pure majority popular vote.
There are obviously benefits to both arguments, but the fundamental question is why did the founding fathers build the Electoral College into the Constitution?
Let’s have a friendly debate in the comments section. Should we abolish the electoral college?