korstybai asked about 1 month ago

How does the electoral college work?

korstybai

How does the electoral college work?

Nobody really knows for sure

It doesn’t.

Answered by LaDamaX

Dependencies, bribery, influencers, puppets, replacement cowboys, serious senile seniors, tea party of the elderly? Idk?

Just like regular college - a bunch of privileged rich folks get drunk and play beer pong - red cups against blue cups, winner becomes president

government controls it all

It doesn't. States have "electors" that count as points, the greater the population the more electors each state has. If someone wins California (usually a Democrat) a state with 55 electors, even if the candidate won their popular vote by 1 vote they get

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Strange, I've seen today a description of it for the first time, and it's wack, like a vote in Wyoming worths 3 votes in California, cz you have 55 electors in California with population of 37 million ( so each elector represents 600 thousand people), a

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