An article I wrote for my college news publication.
Voting, an American right and responsibility, is now more accessible than ever to U.S. citizens. By simply requesting a ballot, voters have the ability to vote in the comfort of their own home. A private company is now making it even easier.
TurboVote has recently partnered with FSCJ and is offering its service for free to all students (a savings of $5 per year). TurboVote is a nonpartisan organization dedicated to making voting as simple as possible. Once registered with the service, TurboVote will automatically send an absentee ballot for all available elections to one’s home district, along with preaddressed, stamped envelopes. All that is required of the voter is to fill in the bubbles and drop it in the mail.
Many people enjoy the process of voting at a polling station, and receiving the all-important ‘I Voted!’ sticker. TurboVote also caters to individuals that are in need of updating…
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