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Video: The Electoral College is checks & balances in action

The Constitution is full of checks and balances, each designed to protect liberty and stability in our political system. The Electoral College is a part of this structure, as Trent England explains.

Trent England
March 14, 2019

Complaints about Electoral College apply to Congress

Three common complaints about the presidential election process also apply to Congress.

Trent England
March 13, 2019

Video: Three Reasons Why We Need the Electoral College

PragerU explains the "ingenious system created by the founders" and how it "protects Americans from the tyranny of the majority and encourages candidates to campaign nationally in order to win every state."

January 10, 2019

Law professor explains why NPV is not "fair"

A Notre Dame law professor rejects claims that the Electoral College is outdated and unfair.

Trent England
May 25, 2018

Video: ​Trent England debates Rep. Jamie Raskin at Georgetown Law

Trent England debates Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) on the merits of the electoral college versus the popular vote in presidential elections at a panel discussion at Georgetown Law.

January 31, 2018