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- Website: Aging Care
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Seniors and caregivers have an important voice in the United States. Voting in the presidential elections is one way to exercise that voice. Here are different options for voting based on your ability to get out to the polls.
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accessibility, early voting, election day, politics
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Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 10/9/2019 3:10:59 AM
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