By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Sen. Herb Kohl: Weekend voting makes sense
Placeholder Image
Holding elections on a Tuesday is a historical anachronism from the horse-and-buggy era of the 19th century - a day which is completely unsuited for our modern society. That is why earlier this year I reintroduced legislation to change our national election day to the weekend with the goal of encouraging greater participation and improving the process by which we as voters determine who should represent us in government and lead our nation.