More races to vote in besides U.S. president; please vote

I am hoping most people will vote in the next election. I know that neither candidate for president is real popular but there are lots of other races that are important.

I have always thought that it’s an important duty to vote in all elections. There is much to complain about, but there is also lots to be grateful for these days.

Mike Miller

Everett

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