According to the 2010 Census, there are at least 108,546 registered voters in Broome County alone. This means only 16.3% voter activity. That is the real story. Voters just didn’t show up.
Peyton M. Craighill
Simply put, if the public just sits back and wallows in apathy, incumbents will overwhelmingly be re-elected. The status quo will remain unchanged. There will be another 2 years of more of the same, until the 2016 presidential elections roll around. If that is the case then the nation as a whole loses.