Work Cut Out For Us
Last updated 7/28/2021 at 1:31pm
Editor’s Note: The following guest editorial was written by former Congressman Lee Hamilton and is endorsed by The Transylvania Times.
Call me naïve, but I’ve never quite gotten why some politicians want to limit voters’ ability to cast their ballots. Sure, I know that plenty of people like to flip the classic Clausewitz quote and say that politics is war by other means. All’s fair, etc., they insist.
But the cornerstone of representative democracy, the base on which everything else rests, is the people’s right to cast an informed vote to choose our leaders. There’s no a...