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By Alexander S. Belenky

This ebook addresses the peculiarities of the present presidential election procedure now not but addressed in different courses. It argues that any principles for electing a President that can have an opportunity to switch the present ones may still offer an equivalent illustration of states as equivalent participants of the Union, and of the state as a complete. This booklet analyzes the nationwide well known Vote plan and exhibits that this plan may perhaps violate the ideal courtroom judgements at the equality of votes forged in statewide well known elections held to settle on kingdom electors. hence, the nationwide well known Vote plan may perhaps violate the equivalent security Clause of the Fourteenth modification. The publication proposes a brand new election process during which the desire of the states and the need of the country as an entire are decided via direct renowned elections for President and vp within the 50 states and in D.C. the program a) may choose President a candidate who's the alternative of either the kingdom as a complete and of the states as equivalent contributors of the Union, b) may permit the present approach choose a President provided that no such candidate exists, and c) might inspire the applicants to crusade nationwide.

From the contents: The preliminary layout of the Electoral university: simple ideas, logical blunders, and ignored problems.- The Electoral collage today.- curtailing contingent elections.- Inconvenient evidence concerning the Electoral College.- The Electoral collage and crusade strategies.- The nationwide renowned Vote plan: an excellent idea or a dead-on-arrival delusion?.- Equalizing the desire of the states and the desire of the nation.- Conclusion.

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