The United States Electoral College is the institution that elects the President and
Vice ... The number of electors in each state is equal to the number of members of
Congress to which the state is...
Electors are often chosen to recognize service and dedication to their political
party. They may be State-elected officials, party leaders, or persons who have a ...
By voting for a Republican presidential candidate, for example, you are really
voting for a member of the Electoral College who is expected -- but not required ...
Nov 6, 2012 ... Not a Member Yet? ... Electors are often chosen to recognize service and
dedication to their political party. ... theory) simply created a deadlock in the
electoral college and a run-off vote, which Jefferson would have likely won.
Find information about the Electoral College here. ... For California, this means
we get 55 votes (2 senators and 53 members of the House of Representatives) ...
It is a group of 538 people, chosen by the states and the District of Columbia, that
are ... How does Colorado nominate its members of the Electoral College?
The Electoral College consists of a total of 538 members: one for each United ...
vote for the Democratic candidate, the Democratic slate of electors is chosen.
Every four years, the Electoral College, a little known feature of our ... grind of the
presidential election is over, the 538 members of the college meet in their .... the
Senate has chosen one, serves as President until the House makes it choice.
I understand that, come the 2012 elections, the Electoral College will meet after
the ... And, what are the benefits of being a member? ..... vote or abstention is
invalidated and an alternate presidential elector, chosen by lot from ...
The Electoral College System, not the nationwide poplar vote, elects the
President of ... Each state gets a number of electors equal to its number of
members in the U.S. ... While state laws determine how electors are chosen, they
are generally ...