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With regard to election reforms, even the obvious doesn't strike us as obvious

Nov 20, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Like the kid who said the emperor has no clothes, sometimes you need a newcomer to say, or at least re-say, the obvious. Voting in a democracy should be easy. Period.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has made an eminently sensible proposal to swap one holiday that has outworn its premise and replace it with a holiday that would not only honor, but also serve, American democracy. An Election Day holiday.

Since there are really no plausible arguments against this proposal, it will not b...