The beginning of the end for the Electoral College?

This week, New York became the 10th state to sign the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact. This aims to circumvent the Electoral College by pledging the state’s Electoral College Votes for the winner of the national popular vote, not the state vote. This article discusses why this plan is doomed, but nonetheless it demonstrates a flaw in the electoral process in America (demonstrated by the 2000 election and resulting Bush v Gore case in the Supreme Court) and the aims of some states to try to reform/remove it.

Also a video about this here – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IjGvoiEPNE

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