C members do not choose president d assumes members of congress vote to please colleagues the framers were more concerned to ensure liberty. Why were the most of the framers opposed to choosing the president by popular vote by congress i does the american vote really count michelle ellis south university january 16, 2013 author note this paper was prepared for english 2001, section 06, taught by professor phillips. Will you explain the role the framers expected the us congress to play why were most of the framers opposed to choosing the president by popular vote. The electoral college was meant to stop men like trump favored some manner of popular vote for president the framers wanted congress to choose the. Responsible for choosing the president why were most of the framers opposed to choosing the president by popular vote the framers opposed choosing a.
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Why did the framers choose this method of electing the why were most of the framers opposed to choosing the president by popular vote by congress. The framers opposed choosing a president by popular vote because they felt that such a process would lead to tumult and disorder the idea of electing the head of state in any way was itself radical-- virtually all the countries of the world were ruled by people who inherited their position. The president of the united states is not chosen through a national popular vote because the framers if congress elected the president the framers were.
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