Is America Ready for a Popularly Elected President? The National Popular Vote Plan, the Pennsylvania Proposal and the Future of the Electoral College

Thursday, April 12, 2012
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
American University Washington College of Law, Room 603
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC


With the National Popular Vote campaign reaching the milestone of having half of the electoral college votes pledged necessary to activate the interstate compact, the nation is increasingly focused on whether it is time to move to direct election of the president. This discussion will pit advocates of the National Popular Vote movement against defenders of the current regime.

Presented by the Program on Law and Government





WCL Alumni, AU & WCL Students, Faculty & Staff – no charge
General Public - No Charge
(registration is required)

(2 credit hours) will be applied for as requested to different states.
CLE Accreditation - $ 55.00


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