Abolishing the Electoral College
This event was held at the City University of New York Graduate Center.
A panel discussion was held on the National Popular Vote Plan. Under the plan states would join a binding agreement to allocate all of… read more
A panel discussion was held on the National Popular Vote Plan. Under the plan states would join a binding agreement to allocate all of their electoral votes to the candidate who receives the most votes in all 50 states. Panelists answered questions from members of the audience. Bob Edgar moderated the discussion.
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Bob Edgar President and CEO Common Cause
Hendrik Hertzberg Senior Editor New Yorker Magazine
John R. Koza Co-Founder and Chair National Popular Vote
Susan Lerner Executive Director Common Cause->New York
Pam Wilmot Executive Director Common Cause->Massachusetts
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Electoral College and the Popular Vote
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Electoral Vote Count
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