With Election Day fast approaching, the podcast team spoke to two members of the community on which candidate they support for president and why. Dale Fonk, chair of the 45th district Republicans, and Jason Ritchie, a delegate to the Democratic National Convention, both make their final pitches to any voters who may still be undecided. They discuss a variety of topics, from each candidate’s accomplishments to their positions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, taxes and immigration policy.
You can also watch the last presidential debate that took place on September 29, and the vice presidential debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris that happened on October 7. In addition, the final presidential debate will be on Thursday, October 22, starting at 6pm PT. You can use this link to watch it live.
The Sammamish Independent published its 2020 Voting Guide last week, which walks through how to register to vote and send in your ballot in King County. Since November 3 is shaping up to be one of the most contentious elections in recent U.S. history, we would like to encourage every person who is eligible to vote to do so, and exercise this fundamental right and duty to maintain our democracy.