How the U.S. Presidential Election Works

By Emily Benson

As an increasing number of states delay primaries and adjust electoral procedures due to COVID-19, our newest animated video explains how U.S. elections typically work, as well as some of the issues that were endangering democracy in America even before the coronavirus pandemic.

Follow millennial voter Tess as she navigates the intricacies of the presidential primary, copes with election interference through misinformation, and realizes that her generation holds the key to a better future for American democracy.


Emily Benson
Manager, Transatlantic Legislative Relations