Libertarian Party

Last Word on views on student voting, Sept. 12

Last Word on views on student voting, Sept. 12

Student voters

I’m calling in response to the student voters. I really believe that if a student is not a resident of the area, they should not be allowed to vote in local elections. The parents, after all, are still claiming them as dependents in the state that they came from, so you can’t have it both ways. They actually could request an absentee ballot from the home state but, you know, how many of these students are voting in their home state as well as where they’re going to college? I don’t think that’s right. You know, if you’re not living here. It’s not the same as a snow bird, you know. The snow bird probably...

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