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A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to abolish the electoral college and to provide for the direct election of the President and Vice President of the United States.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/02/2019Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
04/02/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]* 04/02/2019
Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]* 04/02/2019
Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]* 04/02/2019

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Senate Judiciary04/02/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (04/02/2019)

This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment requiring the President and Vice President to be elected directly by the people of the states, the U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia.