scouts-l Mail Archive for August of 2000: Re: I'm punting here.
Paul S. Wolf (paulwolf@CUYCTYENGINEERS.ORG
Wed Aug 23 2000 - 20:49:35 CDT
"Paul S. Wolf" wrote:
> > Some states (here I get foggy on the mathematics, but I recall this
> > was the way it used to be, and I suspect still is) have an all or
> > nothing vote, that is if Bush takes 51 percent of the popular vote,
> > every electoral vote for that state is pledged to Bush.
> ALL states. That's part of the Constitution.
I stand corrected by Bruce Cobern. Maine (4 votes) and Nebraska (5
votes) give 2 to the statewide leader, and the others go to the winner
in each Congressional District.
Paul S. Wolf, PE mailto:Paul.S.Wolf@alum.wpi.edu