"Direct popular vote should replace electoral vote in presidential elections."
Of course, the 2000 election and subsequent recount in Florida were a big part of the arguments. Loved hearing the kids argue about this event which dominated our news coverage yet the oldest of these students was in 2nd grade.
Teams prepare both pro and con positions and speeches; and it is determined via coin toss during each round which side they will argue.
Here are some continuous line contour drawings I made when our team was brand new and we observed some debate rounds. Captive audience, and thirty-three minutes to draw!