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It was desirable that the sense of the people should operate in the choice of the person to whom so important a trust was to be confided. This end will be answered by committing the right of making it, not to any preestablished body, but to men chosen by the people for the special purpose, and at the particular conjuncture.
-Alexander Hamilton, Federalist #68 (1788)
Federal Election Process Basics
Election Day Nuts & Bolts:
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