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Your vote does matter


Last updated 10/24/2018 at 9:50am

Did you know that in the 2016 presidential election, over 108 million eligible voters didn’t vote?

Were you aware that nationally, the voter turnout was less than 40 percent in the 2014 midterm elections and 21.4 percent of eligible voters were not registered? That’s greater than 46 million people.

And here is another sobering statistic — according to a Pew Charitable Trusts Foundation 2016 survey, around 60 percent of both unregistered and registered voters said they had never been asked to register to vote. The study also showed that eligible voters don’t register for two main rea...

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