Originally Posted by FD
I support the electoral college system, but in the very unlikely case of a tie, I just think popular vote winner is a better tiebreaker than the current system which is pretty bizarre.
It's a bit surprising to me that it hasn't been fixed in an amendment at any point. I suppose it comes from neither house wanting to give up any power. But it's very much a remnant of a system that no longer exists here. How bizarre and useless would it be to see a Romney/Biden presidency?