1. The District constituting the seat of Government of the United States
shall appoint in such manner as the Congress may direct: A number of electors
of President and Vice President equal to the whole number of Senators and Representatives
in Congress to which the District would be entitled if it were a State, but
in no event more than the least populous State; they shall be in addition
to those appointed by the States, but they shall be considered, for the purposes
of the election of President and Vice President, to be electors appointed by a State;
and they shall meet in the District and perform such duties as provided by the twelfth
article of amendment.
2. The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.