Video: Prager U on the Electoral College and why it’s important

With election season already upon us, Prager University is here with a double-feature on the Electoral College, presented by author and attorney Tara Ross. In two five-minute videos, you will learn what the Electoral College is and why it’s a central feature of American democracy.

The videos also address the campaign to render the Electoral College useless, instead making U.S. presidential elections a majority-vote affair. This is a civics lesson most American students never get.

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy has written for The Blaze, HotAir, NewsBusters, Weasel Zippers, Conservative Firing Line, RedCounty, and New York’s Daily News. He has one published novel, Hot Rain, (G. P. Putnam’s Sons), and has been a guest on Radio Vice Online with Jim Vicevich, The Alana Burke Show, Smart Life with Dr. Gina, and The George Espenlaub Show.


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