By Abbie Adams – Contributing Writer
With the election cycle in full swing, voters are looking at which candidate they want to see on their party’s ticket for the general election. Stakes are high this year, with several polarizing figures still in the race, making it more crucial than ever for voters to get out and cast their ballot. For many, though, it’s not as simple as getting off the couch and voting. If we, as a nation, want to encourage voter turnout during these times, why not deem the day a holiday?