How the president gets elected

Blog Post created by eliza1wright on Nov 6, 2012

The Electoral College…what a trip.  Every four years, like clockwork, I go shamefully to Google and ask, “How does the electoral college work?”  So to assist my fellow citizens, I created a simple diagram in Lucidchart which explains the basics of the election process.  It doesn't include every possibility, but it comes close.  Click here for a high-res version and here for an image you can share.