We face many issues regarding voting and the elections process, such as Republican efforts to restrict voting access and suppressing the vote, partisan and racial gerrymandering that reduces voters' rights, and in the influence of big money in politics that corrupts our politicians. Here in Florida in May 2021 our state legislature passed HR1, which includes such provisions as restricting the use of drop boxes and mail-in-ballots and prohibiting get-out-the-vote election funding by private entities.
As reflected in the quotes above, a citizen's right to vote is one of our most cherished rights. For our democracy to survive we must have free and secure elections and our citizens need to inform themselves and vote every time.
All voters should keep these points in mind:
Be sure you are registered to vote.