Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 3:00am

How did the Electoral College come to be? In today's Academic Minute, Stanford University's Jack Rakove explores the origin of this sometimes maligned style of election. Rakove is the William Robertson Coe Professor of History and American Studies and professor of political science and (by courtesy) law at Stanford. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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