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Electoral College

Kibitzer Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 11:37 AM
First each state is allowed one elector for each representative and one for each of its two senators. Secondly the states do not make the electoral vote tally. You don't know what you are talking about.
The United States Constitution provides for an indirect election of the President. That is, you didn't vote for Barack Obama or Mitt Romney last week; you voted for electors pledged to vote for one or the other.

The 12th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (which superseded a large section of Article II, Section 1) suggests says that the ballots of the electors in the several states having marked their ballots for President and Vice President shall

"transmit sealed to the seat of the government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate; -- the...