ACDU Launches: First Debate a Big Success

The American Civic Debate Union’s inaugural event was a bigger success than we dreamed of. Video, transcripts and more….

Last Sunday saw a great crowd turnout for our inaugural event, which featured myself and Dr. Frank Venturo squaring off on the question of what system might be best for electing the US president. Nobody was willing to defend the Electoral College, and the debate pivoted primarily on whether adoption of the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact would actually fix the problems facing America.

Turnout was larger than expected and the audience was thoroughly engaged, peppering Frank and me with a series of insightful questions. Continue reading “ACDU Launches: First Debate a Big Success”

Inaugural Debate Set: What to Do About the Electoral College?

The first ACDU debate is set for Sunday, February 12 at 2pm at Pint’s Pub in Denver.

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TOPIC

Resolved: That the American electorate should significantly alter the method for selecting the President of the United States.

Why this subject matters: Continue reading “Inaugural Debate Set: What to Do About the Electoral College?”