Does Electoral College Work

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How Does the Electoral College Work? At the seminar I attended I learned a lot about the Electoral College. I learned that the Electoral College is actually responsible for electing the President of the United States. Each state plus Washington DC gets Electoral College votes. The amount of votes each state gets is equal to the number of senators in the US Senate plus the number of representatives in the House of Representatives. What causes each state to have different amounts of Electoral College votes is its representatives. This is because the amount of representatives are based on the population in each state. The total amount of Electoral College votes is 538 (100 for the total number of senators, 435 for the total number of representatives,
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