Nebraska and Maine have opted out of the winner-take-all method of distributing Electoral College votes for president. Now Pennsylvania proposes to do the same. In an age where technology would allow us to select a president by popular vote, does the Electoral College remain relevant? Professor Gaffaney explains.
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