Did you know that when you punch a ballot or pull a lever on Election Day, you are not really voting for a candidate but for a slate of electors? That's right. Where did this process of electing a president come from and how does it work?
At last, there is a clear, concise guide that makes sense of the electoral college. Understanding the Electoral College presents a rationale for this system and how the U.S. Constitution established it. Key elections in American history are highlighted to show flaws and inconsistencies with the process and what was done to amend those.
There is information on the electoral college today with an explanation on what happened in the controversial 2000 election.
Understanding the Electoral College is a handy, little guide that delivers what it promises. The packet includes teacher/guide, worksheets, and a final exam. Price: $9.90