Court: Electoral College members not bound by popular vote

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Court: Electoral College members not bound by popular vote

Colorado elector Micheal Baca, second from left, talks with legal counsel in December 2016 after he was removed from the panel for voting for a different candidate than the one who won the popular vote, during the Electoral College vote at the Capitol in Denver. Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams, front right, looks on. On Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Williams violated the Constitution when he removed Baca from the panel.

Court: Electoral College members not bound by popular vote

Colorado elector Micheal Baca, second from left, talks with legal counsel in December 2016 after he was removed from the panel for voting for a different candidate than the one who won the popular vote, during the Electoral College vote at the Capitol in Denver. Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams, front right, looks on. On Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Williams violated the Constitution when he removed Baca from the panel.
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