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Electoral College (United States)


The United States Electoral College is the institution that elects the President and Vice President of the United States every four years. Citizens of the United ...

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


Use the Electoral College Calculator to predict who will win the next presidential election. ... Make Your Own · View and Analyze Past Results ... Law – 26, §§ 10- 102; 10-109 (Violation of oath is a misdemeanor, carrying a fine of up to $1000.)

Selecting Electors - How the Electoral College Works | HowStuffWorks


You make a selection at your polling place and with your resplendent "I ... The votes of the Electoral College, comprised of 538 electors divvied up by state, elect ...

Does my vote count? Understanding the electoral college - Learn NC


How the electoral college works; Why not a popular vote? ... The outcome of the vote in each state determines a slate of electors who then, in turn, make the actual .... up under the influence of more populous states like Virginia and New York.

Electoral College Information | California Secretary of State


Find information about the Electoral College here. ... The House of Representatives makes the decision with each state having one vote. Representatives of at ...

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


Established in Article II, Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution, the Electoral College is the formal body which elects the President and Vice President of the United ...

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


Every four years, the Electoral College, a little known feature of our Constitution, ... the college (see below: Why the Framers Set Up the Electoral College). ... that the Senate has chosen one, serves as President until the House makes it choice.

Congress for Kids: [Elections]: The Electoral College


How did the terms "Elector" and "Electoral College" come into usage? ... Long debates took place about how to make sure the best candidate would be chosen  ...

ThisNation.com--What is the Electoral College and how does it work?


Several people have asked me about the Electoral College. ... But the clear runner-up, the question I hear almost as much, is "What's the deal with the Electoral ...

The Electoral College - National Conference of State Legislatures


Read about the Electoral College, how it works and state legislation to change the distribution of electoral votes and about faithless electors.

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


Nov 6, 2012 ... The Electoral College is made up of 538 electors who cast votes to ... for the Vice Presidency, except that the U.S. Senate makes that selection.

How Does the Electoral College Work? - ABC News


Jan 6, 2006 ... They actually elect "electors," who make up the Electoral College and cast the critical electoral votes for the nation's top two jobs. The following ...

Electoral College - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Electoral College, including videos, ... number of electors, was elected President, and the runner-up became Vice President.