From the Mid-Hudson Valley Perspective Archive
Commentary by Ray Haynes
The most misunderstood institution in our constitutional government is the Electoral College. Most recently, the Chair of the Democratic National Committee claimed that “the Electoral College is not in the Constitution.” Others on the right of the political spectrum claim that the process by which the members of the Electoral College are selected is our “founders’ vision for our Republic” and constitutionally mandated. Both are dead wrong.
(Posted Tuesday, November 14, 2017 ) <Read it>