The Electoral Process
The Electoral College is a process, not a place. The founding fathers established it in the Constitution as a compromise between election of the President by a vote in Congress and election of the President by a popular vote of qualified citizens.
Watch the following clip on how the Electoral College functions at:
1. http://www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/about.html (Federal Gov Archives)
2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCjWPo70XZY (Disney Education)
- In your own words, describe how Electoral College functions?
- Explain why our Founding Fathers created the Electoral College?
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