Linked by Howard Fosdick on Thu 8th Nov 2012 20:12 UTC
Editorial In the United States, state and local authorities are in charge of voting and the country uses more than a half dozen different voting technologies. As a result, the country can't guarantee that it accurately counts national votes in a timely fashion. This article discusses the problem and potential solutions to the U.S. voting dilemma.
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DHofmann
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2005-08-19

Switching to a direct popular vote is a terrible idea. Not only does it not solve the problem that a candidate can be elected with less than 50% of the votes, but it also weakens the power of the states and makes the federal government stronger in comparison.

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