Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Let's Get Political


This upcoming presidential election in 2008, in case you didn't already know, is incredibly important. This is history in the making, and you can play a pivotal role. Please do not forget to register to vote if you have not already done so, and if you are away from the state in which you are registered, be sure to send in an absentee ballot. Every vote counts, so play your part. Learn about the candidates and don't be afraid to be ask questions. There is no shortage of information available at your fingertips—from the paper, to the tv, to the internet, there are infinite sources at your disposal. So don't make excuses about not knowing enough or not having time or not knowing what to do. Be pro-active and make your voice heard. Get involved and be a part of an amazing race in 2008.

Newspaper Coverage:
NY Times Politics Page
Washington Post Politics Page (note: the site is free, but you must register to view content)
LA Times Politics Page
Houston Chronicle Politics Page
Chicago Tribune Politics Page


Debates:
Candidate Myspace Pages (note: select a candidate from the drop-down menu on the far right to view more info)

Voter Registration Information:
Declare Yourself
General FAQs

Absentee Ballot Information:
What is "absentee voting," and how do you do it?



- Wendi Muse

1 comment:

Declare Yourself said...

Thanks for posting links to our site! As the primary season gets into full swing, several deadlines to register are upon us or have already passed. Make sure you know when your deadline is so you can vote in the Primaries!
Go to our website, http://www.declareyourself.com, to find your deadline and register now!