Voter Participation 2
“We hold these truths to be self
-evident. That all men are created with natural,
unalienable rights.” These famous words are found at the beginning of the Declaration of
our founding document. Since the beginning of our country, we have alwaysbeen a nation who has been involved in the political system; however, that has not been the casein recent years. In recent years, less people have been participating in both the Presidential andCongressional elections, and this a major issue at hand. This paper will examine how manypeople have been participating in the nationwide elections and look at the magnitude, scope,changes and disparities of this problem.