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Electoral College (United States)

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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...

U. S. Electoral College: Who Are the Electors? How Do They Vote?

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Use the Electoral College Calculator to predict who will win the next ... (For specific information about how slates of potential Electors are chosen, contact the  ...

Selecting Electors - How the Electoral College Works | HowStuffWorks

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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 ...

Electoral College - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Electoral College, including videos, interesting ... group of Members of Congress chosen by lot, and by direct popular election.

The Electoral College - National Conference of State Legislatures

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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.

How the Electoral College System Works

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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 ...

Who Will Elect the President? The Electoral College System ...

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... of the presidential election is over, the 538 members of the college meet in their ... requires that the Vice-President-elect, provided that the Senate has chosen ...

Electoral College Fast Facts | US House of Representatives: History ...

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House Members Who Received Electoral College Votes ... Each state has as many "electors" in the Electoral College as it has Representatives and Senators in ...

The electoral college could still stop Trump, even if he wins the ...

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Mar 17, 2016 ... Then, via their chosen electors, legislatures could elect any presidential candidate ... While members of the House of Representatives would be ...

Government 101: Electoral College - The Voter's Self Defense ...

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The "Electoral College" is the group of citizens selected by the people to cast ... lists of potential electors (generally active members of the party) who pledge to ...

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How Does the Electoral College Work? - ABC News

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Jan 6, 2006 ... They actually elect "electors," who make up the Electoral College and cast the critical ... Members of Congress and employees of the federal government are ... where two electors are chosen by statewide popular vote and the ...

U. S. Electoral College: Who Are the Electors? Qualifications to be ...

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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.

What Is The Electoral College? How It Works And Why It Matters

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Nov 6, 2012 ... The Electoral College will dominate the airwaves and the headlines on Election Day Tuesday. But what exactly is the Electoral College?