POSTED: Monday, November 5, 2012 - 10:41pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 1:34pm
Tyler, TX (KETK) — When we vote for the candidate we want to win the presidency, our votes aren't counted toward the candidate, but instead go to the Electoral College, which in turn votes for the candidate.
It's a process by which the country has always used to elect the Commander-in-Chief.
Click on the story above to learn why the Founding Father's chose this system, and how the popular vote does not always mean a win in the election.