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Unformatted text preview: able to reason, reflect, and evaluate candidates. The Electoral College was created to prevent people elect the president directly, but I think todays American society is more than able to select its president directly. The best example of the big failure in todays society of the Electoral College was the 2000 presidential election. The majority of the people elected one president, but the one who won was other. 3. http://188.8.131.52/search? q=cache:Bu3iC8lEEUUJ:www.bennahum.com/david/2004/09/abolishing_the_.html+inte resting+factoid+of+teh+electoral+college&cd=2&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us http://americanhistory.about.com/od/elections/p/election2000.htm http://www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/conlaw/electoralcoll.htm...
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- Spring '08
- Electoral College