Reps. Fischbach, Hagedorn Object To Biden Confirmation; MN DFL Calls For Their Expulsion From CongressTwo Republicans of the Minnesota Congressional Delegation, Reps. Michelle Fischbach and Jim Hagedorn, joined the six members of the Senate and the 121 members of the House who objected to the certification of the Electoral College votes in certain contested states. It's a move that has the Minnesota DFL party calling for their expulsion from Congress.
In Wisconsin, GOP Reps. Tiffany, Fitzgerald Object To Certifying Biden WinTwo Wisconsin Republicans objected to certifying Joe Biden's victories in a pair of states before his win was confirmed in a meeting of Congress that was interrupted by the storming of the Capitol by a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump.
US Awaits 'Incredibly Unusual' Electoral College Vote CountMinnesota's 10 electoral votes will be counted by the United States Congress for Joe Biden on Wednesday. But as promised, some GOP lawmakers plan to challenge the Electoral College count.
Sen. Klobuchar, Top Dem In Panel Overseeing Electoral College Count, Decries 11 Sens. Planning To Reject ResultsSen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, the top Democrat on the panel overseeing the Electoral College count, said the Republican effort to create a federal commission “to supersede state certifications" is wrong.
Minnesota's 10 Electoral College Votes Go To Joe Biden, Kamala HarrisThe 10 members of Minnesota’s electoral college have cast their votes for Joe Biden for president and Kamala Harris for vice president of the United States.
Minnesota Electors Cast Votes For Clinton As Trump's Win Is Made OfficialEmotions ran high across the country as Electoral College members met to formally cast their votes, electing Donald Trump as the next president.
'Faithless Elector' Explains Protest Vote For SandersMuhammad Abdurrahman became what's known as a "faithless elector" after he turned in his ballot for Sanders in Monday's vote at the state Capitol.
Good Question: Why Do We Have The Electoral College?Next Tuesday, we won't be directly voting for the President. Instead, we'll be voting for people who will elect our next leader.
Electoral College Affirms Obama For Re-ElectionTradition is trumping suspense as members of the Electoral College cast the final, official votes in an exhausting presidential election. It's a constitutional formality on President Barack Obama's march to a second term.
Good Question: Why Do We Have The Electoral College?When you vote tomorrow and fill in that oval for Mitt Romney or Barack Obama, you won’t really be voting for the president.
Esme's Blog: Left Out Of The Electoral College BattlePresident Barack Obama and former Gov. Mitt Romney are focusing all of their time on a handful of states, because the reality of this election is that the winner of the presidency may well lose the popular vote.
Good Question: Do Candidate Visits Lead To More Votes?On Tuesday it was Vice President Joe Biden packing rooms in Minneapolis and Rochester. Thursday it will be Mitt Romney in Minnetonka for a fundraiser.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.