JEFFREY: Tip #1 – Research your candidates.
JEFFREY: Did you know that there are more people running for office other than President and Vice-President of the United States? For instance,
Jeffrey pointed his hand to the right side of the screen and the following words appeared.
JEFFREY: There are people running for the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Secretary of
State, State Treasurer, Attorney General, United States Representative, State Senator, State Representative, and Circuit Judge.
JEFFREY: -whew!- That is a lot right?
An icon of the ballot appeared on the right side of the screen.
JEFFREY: How do you find your candidates on the ballot?
JEFFREY: Please go to voterguide.rockthevote.org, and type your personal information. After filling your information out, click on Show Me My Ballot. On that list, you will find your candidates.
JEFFREY: Tip #2 – Think and Analyze.
JEFFREY: After researching your candidates, please think about which candidates that aligns with your interests and the issues.
JEFFREY: Focus on the individual candidates, their ideas, and their issues.
JEFFREY: You can follow them on Facebook, Instagram, and/or Twitter to learn more about them.
JEFFREY: Tip #3 – Decide.
JEFFREY: After researching, thinking, and analyzing, be sure to use those information to make a good decision.
JEFFREY: There are a lot of names, so be sure to write your candidates’ names on a piece of paper or in your phone.
JEFFREY: Tip #4 – Take Action.
JEFFREY: -close up of Jeffrey’s face- Did you decide yet?
JEFFREY: Be sure to rally your friends and family members up, and go to your nearest
polling place on November 3rd and vote!
JEFFREY: Tip #5 – Stay Engaged.
JEFFREY: After you are done with voting, are you finished?
JEFFREY: -close up of Jeffrey’s face- NO!
JEFFREY: After the elections on November 3rd, be sure to watch news and social media for
JEFFREY: -close up of Jeffrey’s face- Why?
JEFFREY: So, you can celebrate of course!
JEFFREY: Also, you can keep being informed with your candidates’ progress and making sure that they keep their campaign promises.
JEFFREY: That’s all of the 5 tips on how to be an informed voter.
JEFFREY: If you want to know more resources, then please check those websites out!
JEFFREY: -hands pointing to four websites that appeared on the screen-
JEFFREY: The links are provided under this video.
JEFFREY: Thank you, and do not forget to vote!
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