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Day: November 8, 2018

November 8, 2018

Voicing Your Vote

I excitedly combed through my hair and put on lipstick.  I double (maybe triple) checked the location and tried to temper the nervous feeling in my stomach.  I felt like my face was going to be sore the next day from smiling.  Sorry to disappoint Mom, but I was not about to leave for a date, I was instead headed to the polls to cast my vote. I love voting.   I appreciate the feeling that my opinion counts.  Voting makes me feel hopeful, important, and engaged. I love that our democratic system says to each citizen – your voice matters. 
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