https://www.history.com/topics/us-presidents/electoral-college

Jan 12, 2010 ... When Americans vote for a President and Vice President, they are actually voting for presidential electors, known collectively as the electoral ...

https://www.archives.gov/federal-register/electoral-college/about.html

The official U.S. Electoral College web site, providing current information about ... Historical Election Results ... The Electoral College is a process, not a place.

https://history.house.gov/Institution/Electoral-College/Electoral-College/

Established in Article II, Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution, the Electoral College is the formal body which elects the President and Vice President of the United ...

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/electoral-college-has-been-divisive-day-one-180961171/

Nov 21, 2016 ... The Electoral College polarized Americans from its inception. Created by the framers of the Constitution during the 1787 Constitutional ...

https://www.historycentral.com/elections/Electoralcollgewhy.html

by Marc Schulman. The Electoral College was created for two reasons. The first purpose was to create a buffer between the population and the selection of a ...

http://time.com/4558510/electoral-college-history-slavery/

Nov 8, 2016 ... Some claim that the founding fathers chose the Electoral College over ... Get your history fix in one place: sign up for the weekly TIME History ...

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/the-racial-history-of-the-electoral-college-and-why-efforts-to-change-it-have-stalled

Jan 21, 2018 ... As conversations emerge about the history of slavery and the Electoral College, Republicans are losing interest in revisiting the system.

https://people.howstuffworks.com/electoral-college1.htm

In 1787, two things forever changed the face of American politics: First, a group of national leaders drafted the U.S. Constitution, and second, they decided the ...

https://uselectionatlas.org/INFORMATION/INFORMATION/electcollege_history.php

In order to appreciate the reasons for the Electoral College, it is essential to understand its historical context and the problem that the Founding Fathers were  ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Electoral_College

History[edit]. Historically, the state legislatures chose the electors in more than half the states. That practice changed during the early 19th ...