Get Out the Vote

Yesterday, Marguerite Brown took a three-hour bus ride from Dallas to Shreveport to vote early in the Orleans Parish elections. That's a big deal. What made it even bigger is that she's 85 years old. So, when you fail to show up at your neighborhood polling place on Election Day, precisely what is your excuse? --Robert Wilonsky

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Robert Wilonsky
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