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Clintons cast Electoral College votes for Biden and Harris

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Memo: The center strikes back Democratic clamor grows for select committee on Jan. 6 attack White House denies pausing military aid package to Ukraine MORE and former President Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonThe Memo: The center strikes back Monica Lewinsky responds to viral HBO intern's mistake: 'It gets better' 40-year march: Only one state doesn't recognize Juneteenth MORE cast their New York Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenExpanding child tax credit could lift 4 million children out of poverty: analysis Maria Bartiromo defends reporting: 'Keep trashing me, I'll keep telling the truth' The Memo: The center strikes back MORE and Vice President-elect Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisBiden, Harris send well wishes for Father's Day The U.S. and Mexico must revamp institutions supporting their joint efforts Harris signals a potential breakthrough in US-Mexico cooperation MORE in Albany on Monday. 

"I believe we should abolish the Electoral College and select our president by the winner of the popular vote, same as every other office," Clinton said in a tweet, along with a picture of her in a mask giving a thumbs up after casting her vote at the state Capitol. "But while it still exists, I was proud to cast my vote in New York for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris." 

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The Clintons are two of 29 electors for New York, along with Gov. Andrew CuomoAndrew CuomoKatie Hill says 'it would take a lot' to convince her to run again for House New York City moving thousands of people from hotels back to shelters Bank of America: All vaccinated workers to return to office after Labor Day MORE (D). 

The former secretary of State ran against President TrumpDonald TrumpMaria Bartiromo defends reporting: 'Keep trashing me, I'll keep telling the truth' The Memo: The center strikes back Republicans eye Nashville crack-up to gain House seat MORE in 2016, winning the popular vote but losing the Electoral College by 77 votes. Bill Clinton cast an electoral vote for his wife in 2016. 

Hillary Clinton first announced she was an elector in October, saying it was "pretty exciting" to have the opportunity to cast an electoral vote for Biden and Harris. 

All 538 electors met in state legislatures across the country on Monday to formally cast their ballots for president. The meetings will further solidify Biden's presidential victory even as Trump continues to claim, without evidence, he only lost due to widespread voter fraud.