INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -
Indiana’s 11 representatives to the Electoral College unanimously cast their
votes Monday for President Donald Trump.
voting process was held in the State House Chamber and took just five
minutes. Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson presided over the meeting.
electors across the country began casting the votes that will formally
choose Joe Biden as the nation’s next president Monday morning.
ticket was favored by 487,103 more Indiana voters at the Nov. 3 general
election than the Democratic ticket led by former Vice President Joe Biden
and U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris.
A 2017 statute
approved by the Republican-controlled General Assembly and enacted by
Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb stipulates that an Indiana elector who fails to
vote for the candidate they’ve pledged to support is immediately replaced by
an alternate elector and the original vote is not counted.