The Electoral College chooses the president and vice president of the United States. Each state has a number of electors equal to the total number of the state's Senators and Representatives. States vary in how their electoral votes are assigned following the general election. To win the presidency, a candidate must have a majority in the electoral college.
The United States Electoral College is the mechanism established by the United
States Constitution for the indirect election of the President of the United States ...
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Donald Trump Officially Wins Presidency as Electoral Votes Counted by
Congress ... If All States Voted Like Maine and Nebraska: Trump 290 Clinton 248.
Distribution of Electoral Votes. Electoral votes are allocated among the states
based on the Census. Every state is allocated a number of votes equal to the ...
The Electoral College is a process, not a place. The founding fathers established
it in the Constitution as a compromise between election of the President by a ...
Dec 5, 2016 ... The Electoral College is supposed to determine if a candidate is qualified to be
president. Mr. Trump has not met its standards.
Dec 19, 2016 ... Right Now The Electoral College has affirmed Donald J. Trump as the nation's
45th president, pushing him past the 270-vote threshold for ...
Dec 19, 2016 ... Donald Trump surpassed the 270 electoral votes needed from 538 electors
casting their ballots, in a day of normally ceremonial voting that ...
Dec 19, 2016 ... (CNN) Donald Trump surpassed the necessary 270 votes in the Electoral
College on Monday, taking the next step in the official process to ...