An example of the popular vote is a presidential win based on the opinion of registered voters.
The president was elected even though he received only 40% of the popular vote.
This popular vote confirmed Denver in 1881.
The control of this institution is vested in a board of regents, chosen by popular vote.
Delegates to a constitutional convention accordingly drafted a frame of government, which on the lath of January 1864 was submitted to a popular vote and overwhelmingly defeated.
Each county or legislative district casts as many electoral votes as it has members in the state house of representatives, and a majority of both the electoral and the popular vote is required.