According to textbook, U.S. voter participation has decreased over the years. Review Figures 14.4, 14.5 and 14.6 on page 362 of the textbook, and go to the U.S. Census’ whitepaper located at http://www.census.gov/content/dam/Census/library/p… to research the percentage of voter participation by age, education, race, or ethnicity in the last presidential election. Describe the major effect(s) that you believe the percentage of voter participation has on your community in terms of changes in policies. Justify your response.
The title of the textbook if needed is Discover Sociology Second Edition by William J. Chambliss and Diana S. Eglitis