Debating the Electoral College System

Tom Golisano continues his push for the elimination of the electoral college system.

 

Earlier today on Morning Joe, Golisano said, “the candidate who gets the most votes in a presidential race, should always win the White House.”

Pat Buchanan countered, calling the electoral college system is an “insurance policy” against political machines that can steal elections. At the end of the segment, everyone laughs at the history of stolen elections.

In New York, Golisano has the backing of the New York Times editorial page, but not, so far, the Assembly.

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