How Many Non-Voters Are Out There and Why Won’t They Vote?

vote3By Lance Winslow –

Having been involved in politics a bit, I have volunteered registering voters to vote. It is a rather thankless job, but someone has to do the grunt work, so I volunteered to assist in this most important effort. I was amazed at the reasons people do not vote and how adamant they were about not voting; almost taking it as a sense of pride. One gentleman told me: [Read more…]

How To Win Elections And Influence Voters – Five Traits Of Charismatic Politicians And People

vote2Unlike the traditional think tank, whose ideas are introduced into the mainstream only after decades of academic discussion, it is this organization’s duty to promote the greater awareness of American politics through mass appeal. We believe it is also the American politician’s duty to be in touch with his constituency and communicate more effectively to them than as most do currently. [Read more…]

Elections – How to Decide Who Deserves Your Vote

Vote250Elections are an exciting, yet sometimes confusing time for many voters. Whilst some people immediately know which party they’re going to give their vote, others are uncertain about the options they’re presented with. [Read more…]

Why Don’t More People Vote in Elections?

votingQuite unfortunately, perhaps the proper question to be asked is “Why vote in elections?”

Historically America has maintained a two party political system and although the names may change, like the Whigs to the Republicans, the idea was a checks and balance system of government. Each party was to hold a different philosophy on most major issues and by voting one party or the other, the people could dictate the direction of the country. [Read more…]

Do You Vote?

Vote250A few days ago, I received the following email message (I’ve edited out the personal details):

“Subject: Do You Vote?”

“I apologize ahead of time if this is in any way beyond the boundaries of our communication…”

“I don’t usually get into discussions where people have such high emotions linked to their opinions on a topic.” [Read more…]