Stories tagged: "electoral college"

WATCH: Biden Speaks to Americans After Electoral College Confirms His Win

Shortly after he was officially declared the new president, Joe Biden delivered an impassioned speech, calling on Americans to look past the differences sown by Trump and his administration.

President-elect Joe Biden will claim his Electoral College victory today as state electors meet around the country.
President-Elect Biden Wins Electoral College

After weeks of false claims and baseless lawsuits from Trump, state electors meet to make Biden's win official.

While millions of Americans vote for the president, the Electoral College is the official body by which the president is chosen. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Answered: Your Most Frequent Questions About the Electoral College

You're going to hear a lot about the Electoral College this week. With that in mind, we've broken down the basics of this often-confusing part of our elections to help you better understand the process.