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What does 12A stand for?

12A stands for Twelfth Amendment

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  • Military and Government

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1803: Constitutional Intent for Electing The Presidency: How the Twelfth Amendment Failed to Anticipate the Rise of Competing National Parties" explores early politics and the place of the electoral college in early American politics, and the origin of the Twelfth amendment, including author Roget Burgett's own beliefs of what needs to be done to help the twelfth amendment.
The controversial Twelfth Amendment bill introduced by it some time back was passed by the National Assembly in the record time of less than one hour.
One good reason for rethinking the current system-at least for strict constructionists--is that the Twelfth Amendment explicitly provides for separate balloting of the president and vice president.