||by Jennifer Hernandez
Thursday, February 25, 2016
This year’s presidential election is already turning into one of the unique in recent memory. As such, individuals can easily become disillusioned into believing their vote doesn’t matter. However, we want to remind our students that their vote does matter and why it’s critically important to pay attention during the election season.
Education and student debt relief is a important issue that affects almost every student. According to a recent article in Forbes, Americans have a staggering $1.3 trillion in student loan debt! Two presidential candidates have gone on record to speak about their strategies to address this issue.
If you are not registered to vote, it’s easy to do online. You can visit this website to register if you live in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or visit your state’s website to learn how to register in your state.
Your vote can make a difference!