What does it take to become President of the U.S.?

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This episode Cheryl & Stephen take you through a timeline of the most important elements in a successful presidential run. If you have any confusion about what the heck caucuses are really for, anyway, or what the deal is with delegates and the electoral college, then this is the episode for you.

Music this week by Kt, Metronomy, I HEART HUCKABEES, The Ugly Truth, & Louis the Child.

Sources: 

1. Electoral College, History.com

2. WTF is a Contested Convention and Can it Stop Trump?, RollingStone.com

3. A Brief History of Superdelegates, Dailykos.com

4. What are Caucuses and How do they Work?, LifeHacker.com

5.  US Political Finance , Sunlight Foundation

 

 

 

Posted on April 20, 2016 .