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A sovereign state can do what it wants. Are you asking about sovereign states, or some kind of regional authority within a federation? Here in the UK, non-British citizens of the Republic of Ireland have voting rights, deriving through some strange hangover of hundreds of years of argument about colonialism and independence. Are you Asking what the ...


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Yes, states could allow aliens to vote for President. As ohwilleke says, the Constitution gives the states control over who can vote. In fact, for much of our history, many states allowed aliens to vote. To the extent that 18 U.S.C. § 611, which forbids aliens from voting for President, contradicts that power, it is unconstitutional. If 18 U.S.C. § 611 is so ...


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Maybe. The right to vote in a federal election is a matter of state law, subject to constitutional restrictions on who cannot be denied the right to vote, and federal statutes. No provision of the U.S. Constitution prohibits a U.S. state from allowing a non-citizen to vote. I think that the "Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of ...


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Technically, there are 50 answers, but the basic answer is that the Electoral College meeting happens when it is scheduled to happen by federal law, and if some number of votes have not been counted in some state, those votes do not influence which electors are selected for the state. This is true whether this is a red state, blue state, or red-blue mixed ...


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