Public Commentary

Across the country, people are discussing the severe problems with the current system and the need for Presidential selection reform. Here is a brief collection of the public material.

 
 
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Let the People Pick the President

The New York Times Editorial Board endorses the NPV Compact and explains why an urgent need exists to reform our Presidential selection system.

 
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TYRANNY OF THE MINORITY

How the American political system allows a minority of citizens to wield control over the majority, and what we can do to change politics for the better.

 
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Should Utah's electoral votes go to the winner of the national popular vote?

Desert News journalist Lisa Riley Roche describes current efforts in Utah to pass the National Popular Vote Compact

 
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THE TROUBLING REASON THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE EXISTS

TIME Magazine looks at the origins of the Electoral College and discusses the real motivation for its existence: the preservation of slavery.

 
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HOW TO MAKE THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE WORK FOR EVERYONE

Washington Monthly Magazine discusses how America can improve the Presidential selection system.

 
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IS THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE DOOMED?

Politico Magazine describes current efforts to pass the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact

 
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THE PRESIDENTIAL SELECTION SYSTEM IS A NATIONAL SECURITY THREAT

The Hon. Matthew Olsen and Ben Haas show how the current system leaves our elections vulnerable to tampering that can swing an outcome

 
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PRESIDENTIAL SELECTION SYSTEM SECURITY VULNERABILITY

Business Insider reports on how the 'unique' nature of the U.S. voting system could help Russia tip the scales in a future election.