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Why Are Elections On Tuesdays? : It’s All Politics : NPR

October 26, 2012 Leave a comment Go to comments

If you were a religious farmer in the mid-1800’s (and who wasn’t?), you don’t want to travel by buggie on Sunday and you need to be at the market on Wednesday. Therefore, we all vote on a Tuesday. http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2012/10/23/162484410/why-are-elections-on-tuesdays?sc=tw
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