Ok, this is a big election on November 3rd, but the main race is the presidential race. I’m voting by mail and sending back my ballot today. Here’s how you get vote by mail info for Chicago: https://chicagoelections.gov/en/vote-by-mail.html You can also track the status of your ballot, and they send you an email when it … Continue reading 2020 Voter Guide for Chicago, IL
Would You Vote For Trump or a Random Citizen? For me, without a doubt, I would vote for a random citizen. If you read the Wikipedia page for Average Joe it shares some of the attributes of the “typical person” in the US. While it’s a a stereotype, it gives a sense of what some of the median … Continue reading Would You Vote For Trump or a Random Citizen?
I’ve felt for a while the main story with US elections is voter turnout, and that reflects the trend that apathy is the biggest factor in who wins and loses elections. I think the most effective thing to do now is to get people to sign up and commit to voting. I’ve written about that … Continue reading 2020 Get Out the Vote Starts Now, and other Thoughts on Voter Turnout