Obama: Election Day should be a holiday

May 13, 2016

President Obama says the United States should look at what other countries do to encourage voting, including automatic registration, voting on weekends, or making Election Day a national holiday. "We are the only advanced democracy that makes it deliberately difficult for people to vote," Obama said in an interview with the student newspaper at Rutgers University, where the president delivers a commencement address this weekend. Obama noted that "some of it has to do with the nature of our history and our Constitution, where we allow individual states to determine their own processes for structuring elections within certain boundaries."

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The Draft White Paper on Local Government Reform signals an important pathway towards modernization and transformation of the Local Government system in Trinidad. Today, the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (GORTT) recognizes that the environment in which we operate is characterized by rapid and continuous change and this has provided the impetus for transforming and modernizing our local communities to become resilient in such turbulent environment.

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The Draft White Paper on Local Government Reform signals an important pathway towards modernization and transformation of the Local Government system in Trinidad. Today, the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (GORTT) recognizes that the environment in which we operate is characterized by rapid and continuous change and this has provided the impetus for transforming and modernizing our local communities to become resilient in such turbulent environment.

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