Write a 2 page essay discussing whether and how a) the act of voting is the personal responsibility of every citizen
A Federalist representative democracy requires both personal responsibility and social responsibility of its citizens through personal involvement in the democratic process and the understanding that there are many interests to consider in a democracy. Both personal responsibility and social responsibility may be reflected in the process of voting.
Please write a 2 page essay discussing whether and how a) the act of voting is the personal responsibility of every citizen, and b) citizens have a social responsibility to consider how his or her individual vote will affect the diverse interests of the broader community.
Voting is not just a right but a personal responsibility for every citizen in the United States. The constitution provides eligible citizens the right to vote but does not enforce individuals to exercise this right. The responsibility remains a choice for the citizens who may opt to turn or not turn up on the voting day. This could be contributed by a false notion that one’s vote may not count but in real sense it counts………………………..