Our Turn: Donkeys, elephants, monkeys and weasels, are you playing political musical chairs?
Published 11/02/2012, Alexandria Echo Press
Who will you vote for when the music stops? I just wrapped up coverage of the League of Women Voters Douglas County commissioner candidate forum. It took forever. Ten candidates vying for five seats, sharing their views on queries from the public. That’s a lot of information to process, which makes me wonder: How much information do we retain, how many voters are really informed?Word count: 617