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Response to TheNutcracker (Reply #1)

Tue Dec 29, 2015, 11:27 AM

47. We should make it an issue

Not enough time now, but people send petitions off to the White House for all kinds of stuff. They say we don't want to know how the sausage is made. Well, if you might be putting some kind of stank on it we do. We don't have to control everything, but our vote seems like a pretty personal, guaranteed right. We should be able to watch the frisson of our collective opinions coming together more organically. More transparently.
There, I hope I've inspired someone, because I'm probably not going to do another thing about it.
But, I had a flash of passion for a moment.
I'd sign a petition, though. Maybe email my congressman, but omg my congressman sucks!
We Need Voting Transparency. The Count is the Thing. It's Our Vote! (I'm imagining myself marching with a placard)

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