Combining Boone's voting precincts co...

Combining Boone's voting precincts could be problematic

There are 3 comments on the WCNC-TV Charlotte story from Aug 20, 2013, titled Combining Boone's voting precincts could be problematic. In it, WCNC-TV Charlotte reports that:

BOONE, N.C. Last year, Emily Oswalt voted on campus at Appalachian State University.

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Non-redneck

Honolulu, HI

#2 Aug 21, 2013
Everyone has the right to vote. Not just "rooted" people. Open a book some day.
John

Roan Mountain, TN

#3 Aug 23, 2013
It's called voter suppression and it is the only way that republicans can gain a voting majority. And students live in the boone area about 10 montages out of the year for 4-6 years. Should Simone that moves to boone be required to wait 4-6 years before they can vote? The students may be here for only a few years, but the student body is ever present, so yes, the elections directly affect the student body. Therefore they should have a voice in those decisions.
BOO

Boone, NC

#4 Aug 23, 2013
Why don't we hold municipal elections in the summer. That way, the majority of the students are gone. And if the students REALLY want their voice to be heard, they can come back to vote.

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