What Would You Say?

Should I Vote If I Don’t Like Any Candidate?


Joseph Backholm

You’re in a conversation and someone says, “I don’t like any of the candidates so I’m not voting.”

What would you say?

Sometimes choices in elections can be very difficult.

In an ideal world, citizens would always have the chance to vote between really great people, and choose the one they agree with in every way. Often, however, citizens do not have that option.

But that doesn’t mean they should just throw away their ballots, and here are three reasons why:

First, a vote doesn’t always mean “I think they’re great.”

It may just mean “I think they’re better.”

Second, vote for the best policies.

Third, vote for the best team.


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