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Bernie Sanders Calls for Election Day to Be a Federal Holiday

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Sen. Bernie Sanders has proposed a bill in the Senate that would make Election Day a national holiday.

Sanders introduced an amendment to the U.S. code to include the Tuesday after the first Monday in November during even-numbered years as “Democracy Day.”

Sanders, I-Vt., feels that the legislation will make it easier for Americans to vote.

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)
 

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