Watch | How is the President of United States elected?

A video explainer on the process of electing the President of the United States

Updated - October 29, 2020 07:20 pm IST

Published - October 29, 2020 03:42 pm IST

The United States President is elected every four years and can serve for only two terms. According to the Constitution of the U.S., the President must be a natural born citizen of at least 35 years of age and a resident for at least 14 years.

Also read: The Hindu Explains | How does America elect its President, and why is winning the popular vote not enough?

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