WATCH — How does voting work?

Story by CBC Kids News • 2021-09-06 06:00

It’s not mandatory, but that doesn’t mean it’s not important

What’s it like to go vote?

If you’ve never done it, it might sound a bit intimidating.

The process is actually really simple and it’s designed that way on purpose because it’s really important that everyone who is eligible to vote is able to.

So how does it all happen?

Watch this video to learn more:

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