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Rock the Vote! Get Out the Vote! or simply Vote! You will receive lots of encouragement to head to your local polling location tomorrow. At ...
by | November 3, 2008

Rock the Vote! Get Out the Vote! or simply Vote! You will receive lots of encouragement to head to your local polling location tomorrow. At the risk of seeming anti-democratic or just plain curmudgeonly, some (all-too rational?) economists offer reason to not vote.

I wonder how much their argument holds for local offices in rural areas or small towns, where even write-in candidates can win.

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Will Wilson  |  Former Correspondent
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