There is all this talk of voter fraud but let's be realistic about what's happening in this country. People aren't scamming the system to vote. Please. I believe "voter fraud" is a euphemism for targeted voter disenfranchisement. When people vote despite a multitude of obstacles, it sends a message that this right is important.
I voted today and like last time, I took my six-year-old with me. She has learned so much about politics during this election that I wanted her to know that voting is her way to do something about the issues she cares about.
Jude and Elie obviously don't understand much of it. They just know that we're supporting Obama and Jude was proud to wear her shirt:
Although at dinner tonight, she jumped up from the table and said in a frenzied voice, "Oh no Mama! I forgot to vote!!!"