VS-SJW-IR-TS idiot wrote:
Racket wrote:Not really. Electors are generally chosen by the party. There's a few technicalities but anyone who thinks the "faithless elector" scenario is legitimate is overreacting.
I admit complete lack of expertise and understanding in your system, and am prepared to be found completely wrong. Some may be interested to listen to the following Radiolab podcast:
I would put the actual chances at .01%-.05%.
If it somehow does happen (and I don't even know how it could) then you'll likely see quite an uprising.