People sometimes think that their votes really don’t make a difference. They see the “system” as being crooked and unfair. The rich get richer–while the poor continue to suffer.
Though that seems to be the outcome a great percentage of the time; your vote DOES matter, and most definitely counts. You can look at progress made over the years and see how voting for issues and demanding change carries the day. Even though sometimes, it can be a long, hard and slow process.
This is the first of several articles where we will discuss the reasons why voting is important and processes you can employ to make change in your community and local government. Then, reflect those same changes in your state and federal government.
But first, let’s think locally. Are Read More