Peter Weber is a senior editor at TheWeek.com, and has handled the editorial night shift since the website launched in 2008. A graduate of Northwestern University, Peter has worked at Facts on File and The New York Times Magazine. He speaks Spanish and Italian and plays bass and rhythm cello in an Austin rock band. Follow him on Twitter.
The Electoral College revolt will fail. But the rebellion is still worth it.
What happened to America under previous 'hands-off' presidents? Civil war and financial collapse.