VIRTUAL PROGRAM: Why Does the Electoral College Exist?

Monday, April 20 at 12 p.m. EDT

Free

NOTE: In light of concerns related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) this event has been rescheduled as a virtual program. Refunds for the live program will be issued automatically to guests who have purchased tickets. For questions, contact [email protected].

Jesse Wegman of the New York Times editorial board and author of Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College, William Ewald, professor of philosophy and law at the University of Pennsylvania, and Amel Ahmed of the University of Massachusetts Amherst explore the Electoral College’s controversial origins, the influence of founder James Wilson, and the many attempts to reform it over the years.

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