Selecting the President on December 19th…What! We just did that (or did we?)

By Russ Phillips

Yes, the people voted their preference on November 8th. However, there’s another step.

Actually, on November 8th the people of each state voted for a slate of electors (from that state) via the candidate of their choice, be it Democratic, Libertarian or Republican. On December 19th the electors of the successful candidate will meet to cast their electoral vote. (more)

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