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Voting a chance to let voices be heard

“A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won’t cross the street to vote in a national election.” – Bill Vaughan, columnist
“Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.” – George Jean Nathan, drama critic and editor
According to Barton County Clerk and Election Officer Donna Zimmerman, voter turn-out in primary elections is never as good as it is in general elections. This is indeed unfortunate, for it is these preliminary rounds of voting that set the stages for the big shows to follow in November.
She provided the following numbers from ...

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