None of the Above

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From Christianity Today

Today’s article in our local newspaper caught my attention. Referring to the recent provincial election in Ontario, Canada, the author wrote: “A record number of York Region voters declined their ballots. They chose not to choose; choosing none of the above names. Is this a message for the politicians?” Local elections have a special appeal to me. After retirement, I used to work as a Deputy Returning Officer (DRO) during the elections. It not only threw in a little pocket money but afforded the rare opportunity to meet the folks at home. Many came to vote with their families. It was fun meeting them -especially the little children. Continue reading “None of the Above”