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After United State is founded the Constitutional Convention gettogether to decide how the government should be govern They do notthink that the president and vice president should be chosen by directpopular vote because they do not trust the people So they decide to usethe Electoral College People are voting for the slate of electors tovote for the president and the candidate needs to win majority of thevote If no one gets majority of the vote the house of representativewill decide who win The Electoral College should be abolished Thesereasons are it has failed to represent American true choices and itcauses political inequality One reason the Electoral College should be abolished is that it hasfailed to represent American true choices According to the timelinethere are four presidents that lose the popular vote but win theelectoral vote timeline The timeline has shows that the electors thatrepresent the peoples vote have been failed several times in thehistory to vote for American choices Thus the electors vote is notthe will of the people Also the pie chart in document B shows in the1980 presidential election Jimmy Carter has 41 of popular vote andRonald Reagan has 507 However Carter only have 9 in electoral votecompare to Reagan he has 91 chart Carter and Reagan has closepopular vote but when it comes to electoral vote Carter lost to ReaganWhich mean some elector that were suppose to vote for Carter voted forReagan therefore the elector did not loyal their party in the voteAlso the 41 of peoples vote for Carter does not matter anymorebecause 91 of the vote is won by Reagan So if the president is chosenby popular vote then it would best represent the wish of peopleAnother reason the Electoral College should put to an end is that itcauses political inequality In document E Bradford Plumer said Because each state only casts only one vote the single representativefrom Wyoming representing 500000 voters would have much say as the 55representative
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