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Old 01-25-2013, 09:59 AM   #10
Fedaykin
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Originally Posted by Pony Boy View Post
When did we become a democracy? I think the original framers of the Constitution intended this contry to be a Republic?
Yep, a republic in which the framing document specifies that the chief executive is elected not by the people, but by the states, hence the concept of each state casting all or nothing votes.
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