We want you to vote:
— Time to vote: Now, finally, it is your turn — Salt Lake Tribune Editorial
If you vote now, you can honorably ignore all those vicious television commercials that have been driving every one of us nuts for weeks. ...
— Early voting anyone? — Provo Daily Herald Editorial
But we want you to read the whole ballot first:
... Voting a straight ticket is the lazy way to exercise the right to vote. If a voter must work through the entire ballot, office by office, he or she might discover a name or remember something that would inform his or her choice. If voters knew that a straight-party option was not available, they might spend a bit more time preparing before they go to the polls or fill out a mail-in ballot. ...
Other elections-related editorials:
— Scott Howell for U.S. Senate — Ogden Standard-Examiner Editorial
[Over Orrin Hatch? I did NOT see that one coming.]
— Presidential race comes down to a matter of trust — Sacramento Bee Editorial
Mitt Romney has taken flip-flopping to new extremes. It’s not merely that he’s moved toward the political center for the general election, or that he’s equivocating on a few controversial issues.
It goes to the core of his presidential campaign – and to trust and character. How can Americans ever believe what he says, or that he’ll keep his promises? ...
— Foes of same-sex marriage get inventive with campaign to defeat R-74 — Seattle Times Editorial
Opponents of same-sex marriage in Washington argue it would drive up the cost of gasoline, raise utility bills and make coffee taste funny.
No, the anti-Referendum 74 campaign has not made those claims, at least not yet, but it has been forced to invent excuses. ...
— Apples, tomatoes and condoms: Measure B supporters get creative — Los Angeles Daily News Editorial
— Props 1, 2 and 3 campaign donors must identify themselves — (Nampa) Idaho Press-Tribune
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