Citizen Spotlight: A Mind of My Own

Blanche is a resident of Washington, DC, and she doesn't like being told what to think.

"I'm an independent [voter] because I have a mind of my own. I don't need anyone to tell me I have to think either A or B, and that's it. I think it's an insult for independents not to be able to vote in the primary."

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