Local Elections Matter
You will hear me mention, “it starts at home” often, but what does that really mean?
Many people follow the national news and the drama that has become of our presidential election. While that may be interesting to some (and an abomination to others), the biggest issues in our lives in Ocean City, Maryland are centered around our local politics.
Knowing what local laws and issues concern your friends, neighbors, and, most importantly, you and your family should be at the forefront of your concerns when it comes to politics. It is important to do local election research so you can not only participate in the national election voting, but your local voting as well.
Local elections matter… the local decisions are the ones that have a direct impact on our daily lives.
Here is an interesting article by S.E. Smith of bustle.com who shares why voting in local elections should matter to you.
Most importantly, please vote!