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Yes voting in local elections is still relatively effective, but don't delude yourself into thinking your vote makes a lick of difference in the big picture.
originally posted by: Greathouse
a reply to: BELIEVERpriest
Amendments take a two thirds majority of both houses to be proposed. To be ratified they have to be approved by three quarters of the states.
What makes you think the government would allow a real third party candidate in the game
If someone was elected with an 80 to 90% turnout. We would be putting the finger to the government . They would not have a choice it would be our voice speaking.
I'm sorry I'm not the type that gives up.
That's my problem with most Americans they are quitters and slackers. And echo your same complaints but do nothing about it.