"Voting is how we participate in civic society - be it for president, be it for a
municipal election. It's the way we teach our children - in school elections - how
to be citizens, and the importance of their voice."
- Loretta Lynch, Former Attorney General of the United States
Read the full list of 10 Reasons Why It Is Important to Vote at the California Post.
Democratic engagement is the state of being engaged in advancing democracy through political institutions, organizations, and activities—it is the engagement of citizens in public life and in government. Examples of democratic engagement include voting, contacting elected officials, being active in political organizations, debating issues, supporting causes, and participating in rallies. (All in Challenge)