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Which of the following became a valid criticism of the Electoral College system after the 2000 Bush v. Gore presidential elections?

A:The election had to be decided in the Senate.
B:The winner of the popular vote was not guaranteed the presidency.***
C:The election was too close to be decided the day people voted.
D:The winner of the electoral vote was not guaranteed the presidency.

Is this correct?

  1. Reed

    Yes, that is correct. The same thing happened again in 2016. The candidate who got the most votes lost in the Electoral College.

  2. Anonymous

    Thank you! I did not know that....thank you for that information!

  3. ms suzie

    Great info

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