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Supreme Court rules against 'faithless electors'

The Supreme Court on Monday said states can require members of the Electoral College to cast their votes for the presidential candidate who won the state's popular vote. "A State may enforce an elector's pledge to support his party's nominee-and the state voters' choice-for President," the court said in a unanimous decision. The ruling is a blow to so-called "faithless electors," who vote differently from their state's voters.