EXPLAINER: What’s the Deal with the Electoral College? | The Lowdown | KQED News

Here’s a little factual nugget that never fails to baffle: American voters DO NOT directly elect the president. Yes, you read that correctly: the U.S. president is not chosen through a one-person, one-vote system of direct democracy. More resources for teaching the funky business of elections PBS Election Central New York Times Learning Network Scholastic…

Source: EXPLAINER: What’s the Deal with the Electoral College? | The Lowdown | KQED News

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