An Assault on Our Founding Father's Intentions
Last updated 2/27/2019 at 2:09pm
As I write this article it is day 48. We have 72 days left. It is 7 p.m. and we are back on the floor of the house where we have been discussing the bill for the National Popular Vote.
Our country was founded as a confederation of sovereign states. The Virginia Plan, introduced at the 1787 Constitutional Convention established the Presidency and the Electoral College. It called for the creation of a National Executive elected by the Congress. It took the delegates many attempts before they came to agreement on the term of the President or the electoral process.
In the end, the Conventi...