Why Tuesday?

Get Involved

Welcome, Brian Lehrer Listeners!

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

WNYC

JOHNSTON, IOWA — Just got off the air with WNYC’s Brian Lehrer who is in New York. Team Why Tuesday? is getting ready for the Republican Debate, to take place at the studios of Iowa Public TV here. Over at WNYC there’s a fantastic thread going on about whether or not we should have an Election Day holiday.

If you’re new here, check out our Candidate Challenge, subscribe to our videos on YouTube, and become a Why Tuesday? Correspondent!

UPDATE: Listen to the segment by clicking play below.

One Response to “Welcome, Brian Lehrer Listeners!”

  1. George Buchanan Says:

    I strongly support voter reform. We need a uniform way to assure the largest voter turnout possible, and while that is presently a State controlled issue, I think it’s nuts, and too important to leave to the states. I’d support a constitutional amendment at least as a way to assure equal voting rights across the USA.

About Us

Why Tuesday? is a non-partisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2005 to find solutions to increase voter turnout and participation in elections... More

The Answer

In 1845, before Florida, California, and Texas were states or slavery had been abolished, Congress needed to pick a time for Americans to vote... More

Recent Blog Posts

Recent Comments

Are you still active? I am hoping to advocate for weekend polling, for our local consolidated elections...

Posted by Cathy on blog post Why Do We Vote On Tuesday?

DJ Trump also says, If you vote on Tuesday you're an american, an other you're a Mexican homo. Also if you don't vote Trump, you're a big dummy...

Posted by Donald J. Trump on blog post Why Do We Vote On Tuesday?

I don't understand the Electoral Congress. My vote, many times , won't even count. Needs to be changed to popular vote, not Party vote, which can be so biased...

Posted by Carolyn Ericsson on blog post Why Do We Vote On Tuesday?