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Effort Underway to Boost US Voter Participationi
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October 16, 2012
The U.S. presidential election is approaching, and political parties and advocacy groups across the nation are making a final push to get people registered to vote and to the polls for the November 6th contest. VOA's Chris Simkins reports on efforts to get an underrepresented group of eligible voters involved in the process

Effort Underway to Boost US Voter Participation

Published October 16, 2012

The U.S. presidential election is approaching, and political parties and advocacy groups across the nation are making a final push to get people registered to vote and to the polls for the November 6th contest. VOA's Chris Simkins reports on efforts to get an underrepresented group of eligible voters involved in the process


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