Thread: [Continuation] 2020 Presidential Election part 3
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Old 9th November 2020, 05:08 PM   #340
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Originally Posted by TahiniBinShawarma View Post
Electoral votes are certified by the state legislatures, I'm pretty sure they can do whatever they want before they certify. It's thir constitutional responsibility.
To my knowledge this is incorrect. State officials, not the legislature, carries out the certification. Happy to see contrary evidence.
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