Your vote is worth much more than you might realize
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 — More than 400 years ago, the first English colonists stepped ashore, stretched their legs and got down to the business of organizing their new lives in North America.
The first order of business in Jamestown in 1607? Elect a community president.
In those days, with just a handful of people living in a community, an individual’s ballot carried a lot of weight.