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Since I've now been told, whatever party I 'claim' affiliation with now; I'm locked into.9 months ago
If I felt the best person for one Office was the Democrat running;
and for a different Office I felt the best running is from Americans Elect;
yet for still a diff position, the best being from the Green Party:
I am PREVENTED from voting for whom I feel is the best for that particular Office/Position.
Isn't that totally AGAINST the concept of a 'democracy' where the people vote for the person they feel will best handle the responsibilities of that position.
There is NO FAIR and TRUE democracy, anymore, or maybe never really was. Only now, It's been mucked up with separations by parties beyond their original intented creations, so why vote?
I will never lie, let alone as my vote, just to cast 'vote' ; not being allowed to vote for someone is part of the 'game' played in politics, anymore. I have no voice if I'd like to see the Green or Americans Elect party person win; which by the present method they have NO chance of; so why do they run even, let alone register for those parties? Maybe because their 'position/platforms' don't align with strictly Dem or Rep either; and they are keeping their Honesty and Integrity held high in regard by NOT registering Dem/Rep just to get on ballot.
What an awful game being played and what lies we teach our youth, 'that their voice matters', 'research and YOU decide who's best for that office'.
If I claimed Rep but didn't like some of those running, not voting for one then seems to be the same as claiming Dem and casting a vote for an opponent for that position.
I feeol It's just wrong. I would support : the Arizona initiative to change primary
FYI: no, I'm not voting party elects 'as above'; those are just 'examples' and yes I'm reg. as Independent-which meant I wasn't afforded a 'mail in' ballot at all, (tho registered/verified to rec'v) unless I called around the time they were mailed (??), told them a lie "to affiliate me with /claim to be either Dem/Rep"
This entire version of democracy in action is twisted and not refective of it's definition/meaning as taught in my youth. Very sad state of affairs all around.
werewas: I just got off the phone with 'Election's Department', and was told my ONLY choices were Dem/Rep. Even when objected and spoke with supervisor.9 months ago