Hvert fjerde år udøver borgere i De Forenede Stater en af de mest magtfulde rettigheder, de har: deres ret til at stemme på præsidenten for De Forenede Stater. Mens der er mange muligheder i løbet af året til at stemme ved mindre eller lokale valg, giver dette specifikke valg dem muligheden for at vælge den kandidat, som de mener vil tjene det amerikanske folk, beskytte landet og forbedre vores livsstil.
A candidate is the individual who is running for an elected office.
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The Electoral College is the body of people that formally select the President and Vice President. Each state's total number of electors is based on their total representation, with more populous states receiving more votes. Whichever candidate receives more than half of the total votes wins the election.
Elections in the United States
President: John F. KennedyVP: Lyndon B. Johnson
Inauguration Day is the day that the President of the United States, along with their Vice President, is sworn into office. Inauguration Day takes place every four years on January 20th.
A ballot is the official form where voters select their choice of candidates. They may also select ballot measures that reflect their personal preference.
President: Richard M. NixonVP: Henry Cabot Lodge
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