2016 Election Issue It’s everyone’s democratic and civic duty to vote on Nov. 8, and this year’s ballot is an important one. This issue includes stories on Oklahoma’s multiple state questions, the Libertarian party, races to watch, our roundup of uncommon candidates and more. It also features the League of Women Voters of Oklahoma’s 2016…
Oklahoma Gazette distilled this year’s state ballot questions to help understand what voting “for the proposal” and “against the proposal” actually mean.
“A vote for Johnson does something pretty significant,” Ewbank said.
“It never crossed my mind that I might be perceived as too young,” Larios said. “As soon as I started hitting the doors, people asked, ‘How old are you?’ I told them I was 24.”
As for the need to repent of the “moral failings,” yeah, right, Trump that paragon of virtuous behavior.
Local groups urge those who haven’t registered to exercise their right to vote.
An informed citizenry provides for a healthy democracy. But young people also generally fail to show up to vote.
The proposed change would incorporate the protections into Oklahoma Constitution’s Bill of Rights.
Candidates in upcoming local elections encourage everyone to vote and listen to constituents’ concerns.
State Question 779 would bolster education funding with a 1 percent rise in sales and use tax.