Obama’s Newest Plan to Trample Freedom is Mandatory Voting
But remember, Democrats are the party of choice.
Dave Boyer of the Washington Times…
Obama calls for mandatory voting in U.S.
President Obama, whose party was trounced in last year’s midterm election due in part to poor turnout among Democrats, endorsed the idea of mandatory voting Wednesday.
“It would be transformative if everybody voted,” Mr. Obama said during a town-hall event in Cleveland. “That would counteract [campaign] money more than anything. If everybody voted, then it would completely change the political map in this country.”
Mr. Obama raised the subject during a discussion of curbing the influence of campaign donations in U.S. elections. The president said he had never discussed the idea publicly before, but said Australia and some other countries have compulsory voting.
Lest you think this is some sort of conspiracy which will eventually be disproved by Snopes, watch the jackass say it in his own words at IJ Review.