On November 6, every state in the country will hold its midterm elections. While most people understand the importance of presidential elections, midterms sometimes fall by the wayside. However, midterm elections are crucial to ensuring your state is represented by policies and people you can trust. There are senate and representative positions up for the vote in every state, so no matter where you live, you have an important decision to make.
Voting doesn’t take much of your time, but it has a lasting impact. Look into the candidates and the many ballot measures using trusted, impartial voter assistance sites. And when you’ve made your decision, get out there and make sure you’re heard this year.