Counting of Electoral College Votes

This video originally aired on Friday, January 4, 2013.

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In a joint session of Congress certificates were verified and electoral votes for president and vice president were counted from each state. President Obama received 332 votes, and Mitt Romney received 206.


Campaigns & Elections, Electoral College, Washington Politics, Joint Session

Related Subjects/Topics

  • U.S. Constitution
  • Campaigns and Elections
  • The President
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • U.S. Senate