I don’t know about your state, but we have elections in ours today. Want to know who’s really stupid? People who choose not to vote.
One thing that has never made sense to me is that people are actually willingly giving up their right to vote by not participating.
They haven’t registered to vote. They haven’t cast a ballot in a long time. They haven’t changed their registration location because they moved. They haven’t voted, for whatever reason…“Oh, I’m not political.”
Whatever! You are political. Every time you complain about the government or those working in it, for it, or around it. You’re political.
Voting is a fundamental right to CITIZENS of the United States. It’s your right. It’s your voice. No vote, no voice. But here’s the thing, it’s REALLY easy to do, if you really care. But even if it isn’t easy, you should still do it! Voting is like breathing, eating, and sleeping. You just should do it because it matters a lot.
Of course, there are those in our country who are not citizens and they vote, which is totally illegal and should be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. How is it they care more than actual people who are citizens?
Get and vote. Seriously.
And every other opportunity you have.