Fun Fact: Only Vice President Chosen By the Senate

Vice president Richard Mentor Johnson

In the 1836 election, the entire Virginia assembly of electors voted against Richard Johnson for vice president, but they did vote for Martin Van Buren who was his running mate for president. This caused him to fall short of a majority and the Senate had to vote him in instead of the electoral college.

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