Federalist No. 68 – Alexander Hamilton (1787-1788)

Federalist No. 68 – Alexander Hamilton

  • The Electoral College allows the sense of the people playing a role in selecting the President without mayhem and disorder.
  • A direct election would bring us chaos and instability.
  • Electors in the Electoral College would be unbiased since they don’t hold office.
  • This ensures that the President is a man of virtue and ability.
  • There are possibilities where the House can select the President if there is no majority.

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