The Electoral College



The Electoral College and the dominance of the 2 major political parties are controversial aspects of the U.S. electoral system.

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

  • What was the Founders’ original purpose for the Electoral College?
  • How has the purpose or role of the Electoral College changed from its origination to today? Provide at least 1 specific example to support your position.
  • Should the United States consider changing the 2-party (i.e., Democratic and Republican) political system? Use the information you have learned in this course to support your answer.
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