Lynch Pen | Beware: The party rules the roost

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

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Our run-off elections in the 3rd Congressional District and Benton County Judge’s position will be history when this is printed in the newspaper, but the lessons we can learn should be worth remembering. Who wins in those two races will largely be determined by voter turnout of the candidate’s supporters in the primary election. If your candidate did not make the run-off, it can be easy to ignore the responsibility of getting educated about the best choice of two candidates that you didn’t originally support. However, before we turn away from politics and prepare ourselves for an exciting summer of fun, I would like to stress a few points while they are still current.

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