My First Political Event Gave Me Hope

It was at 5 p.m. on Sept. 19 that I realized that I was about to attend my first official political event. Now I’ve been voting since I turned 18 but mostly based on whoever my mom would have voted for since she actually kept up with that stuff. My only real personal experience in…

VOTE!

I’m not a political person. I watch CNN because my husband forces it down my throat and I keep my ear to the ground for community-involved issues, but have yet to attend a town hall meeting. But that doesn’t matter to me, I chose to vote. I chose to vote early not for myself, but…