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The United States Electoral College is the mechanism established by the United States ... vote is certified by Congress in January. Each state chooses electors, equal in number to that state's combined total of senators and representatives.

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Aug 14, 2017 ... U.S. presidential candidates need a majority of Electoral College votes to win. Learn how this system of indirect democracy works.

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A majority of 270 electoral votes is required to elect the President. Your state's entitled allotment of electors equals the number of members in its Congressional  ...

www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/allocation.html

Every state is allocated a number of votes equal to the number of senators and representatives in its ... Total Electoral Votes: 538; Majority Needed to Elect: 270  ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/11/09/us/politics/how-does-the-electoral-college-work.html

Nov 8, 2016 ... Each state gets a certain number of electoral votes based on its .... votes, because a state's number of electors is identical to the total number of ...

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The electoral votes are deteremined based on the 2010 US Census. The number of electoral votes for each state is equal to the sum of its number of Senators ...

www.cnn.com/2016/10/07/politics/what-is-the-electoral-college/index.html

Nov 4, 2016 ... The candidate who receives at least 270 Electoral College votes ... You might have noticed that the total number of electors, 538, is an even ...

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It is these electors, chosen by the people, who elect the chief executive. The Constitution assigns each state a number of electors equal to the combined total of ...

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Feb 24, 2017 ... There are currently 538 electors in total, corresponding to the 435 Representatives ... Electoral College votes: How many does each state get?