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  Is there any plausible argument in favor of the electoral college? (search mode)
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Citizen James
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« on: July 28, 2009, 04:03:07 pm »

It gives the smaller states more influence.  If you're in a small state, that's a good thing.

It grows out of the same compromise that gave us the Senate, balancing the power of the people at large against the power of individual states.
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