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Electoral College 'Not Carved In Stone:' Author Advocates Rethinking How We Vote

Jesse Wegman, author of Let the People Pick the President, says the Electoral College's winner-take-all rule is not mandated by the Constitution: "There's nothing keeping us from changing it."

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Electoral College 'Not Carved In Stone:' Author Advocates Rethinking How We Vote

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