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... Technically the voters of North Dakota cast their ballots for electors representatives to the Electoral College ... North Dakota is allocated 3 electors because it has 1 congressional districts and 2 senators ... Whoever wins the majority of votes in the state is awarded all 3 electoral votes ...
... Monroe was raised in a family that belonged to the Church of England when it was the state church in Virginia, and as an adult attended Episcopal churches ... was a strong supporter of religious tolerance and separation of church and state ... with the local Presbyterian minister in rural North Carolina ...
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