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Voting Crisis and What You Can Do About It

For the past several years, Tennessee has faced a downward spiral of voter turnouts. Boasting the rank of 50 out of 51 states, the Volunteer State definitely has room for improvement. This crisis spans the state and equally effects student organizations such as Austin Peay’s very own Student Government Association, ...

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Upcoming SGA Elections

In 2014, Tennessee ranked 50 out of 51 in voter turnout across the United States, only beating Texas by a measly 1 percent. This is a problem that has plagued Tennessee politicians for years. According to a PEW Charitable Trust study on the Elections Performance Index, Tennessee has been part ...

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