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Old 03-25-2019, 01:05 PM
Blammm Blammm is offline
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Originally Posted by BAgate View Post
Historically, the point of the electoral college was to allow southern states to gain the representation of 3/5 of their slaves without having to let them vote. So what is the point now?
110% incorrect. The Virginia Plan called for proportional representation. The New Jersey Plan called for equal representation. The Connecticut Compromise created the hybrid system of equal representation in the Senate and proportional representation in the House.
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