Facts and History
Dry Ice ERUPTIONS! How to Create Experimental Explosions! - Joe Genius. 2012 Primary Schedule. The 2016 calendar is available here: 2016 Presidential Primary Schedule The 2012 GOP primary/caucus schedule is nearly set in stone.
The calendar dates below are believed to be accurate unless last minute changes occur to the schedule. How the Electoral College Works" Do you remember voting for the president in a mock election in elementary school or junior high?
Maybe you selected your candidate at random because you didn't really know the difference between the two (or care). Well, now you're older and wiser and know that who you vote for does make a difference. Or does it? Take the Electoral College, for instance. The Electoral College : explainlikeimfive. ELI5: What stops democrats from registering as republicans en masse for the primary and voting for the weakest candidate, so as to give Obama an easy ride in November? : explainlikeimfive.
How the Electoral College Works. The Trouble with the Electoral College. The Electoral College - Origin and History. By William C.
Kimberling, Deputy Director FEC National Clearinghouse on Election Administration In order to appreciate the reasons for the Electoral College, it is essential to understand its historical context and the problem that the Founding Fathers were trying to solve.