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AP U.S. History (Valenti): Final Debates: A & F Block Debate Resources

 

A BLOCK and F BLOCK DEBATE RESOURCES

Two of America's past four presidents — Donald Trump and George W. Bush — were elected president despite losing the popular vote. This result was mainly due to the Electoral College. Should the Electoral College continue to exist in America today?

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