Common Cause wants to

Fix the broken Electoral College

Pass the National Popular Vote compact and reform the outdated, anti-democratic Electoral College

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Did you know that Americans don't elect our President? He or she actually is chosen by an "Electoral College" of 535 people. Each state…Read More

National Popular Vote

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Did you know that Americans don't elect our President? He or she actually is chosen by an "Electoral College" of 535 people. Each state gets two electors, plus one for each congressional district. When you vote for a presidential candidate, you're actually voting for a slate of electors chosen by state parties and pledged to support that candidate…Read More
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