Some of your solutions for Hawaii’s low voter turnout rate …
- “Make voting more of a prerogative, start when kids are young start in schools.”
- “Make people care bring out the ceremony in voting.”
- “Young voters would probably be into incentives. ‘What do I get if I vote?’”
Thanks to those of you who responded to the question.
Keep the answers coming!
I think the schools answer is especially on point. And I’m into this idea of the “ceremony” of voting. In the 1800s, that was the case. It was fun to go to the polls back then — and “boozy,” as Sasha Issenberg puts it in his recent book about voter turnout.