The Electoral College System Questions

The Electoral College System Questions

Watch the following videos. Then discuss what type of voting system you think would most accurately represent voters and why. You may choose one presented or come up with your own.

The electoral college system: https://youtu.be/W9H3gvnN468

For the NVP: https://youtu.be/atbE0ZvjIOo

For the electoral college: https://youtu.be/LXnjGD7j2B0

Questions

  • What type of voting system do you think would most accurately represent the voters? Why?
  • How does this voting system directly affect democracy?
  • In terms of federalism, do you think the states or the national government should control elections?
  • Think of another voting system you think would be a fair representation of American citizens. Explain in detail