In primary, we can't vote for candidates we want

2014-05-16T00:00:00Z In primary, we can't vote for candidates we want nwitimes.com
May 16, 2014 12:00 am

Why do voters not vote? Maybe because in a primary we can't vote for the candidate of our choice.

I specifically wanted to vote for one Republican and two Democrats. But I had to declare a party. I declared Democrat. I could not vote for the Republican of my choice.

That Republican did not win. He won't make it to the general election. Would my vote have made a difference? I'll never know.

- Carol Oostman, Cedar Lake

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