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Voters believe change needed in democratic system

Voters believe change needed in democratic system

Is American democracy in jeopardy?

With the gloom-and-doom predictions and vitriolic rhetoric this election cycle, some people think so.

Leanne Franchville, 26, hails from the highly sought after — if you're a presidential candidate — swing state of Florida. But she still doesn't think her vote matters.

She's voting third party to make a statement, not because there's a real chance to win.

"The electoral college doesn't speak for me, so I might as well vote for myself," said Franchville while standing in Colonial Williamsburg, steps from where George Washington and Thomas Jefferson interpreters tell tales of founding the democratic republic they...

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