Why Tuesday?

Get Involved

Heading back to Iowa

Monday, December 31st, 2007

Happy New Year! T-minus 24 hours until team Why Tuesday? is in the sky and on the way to Iowa for the caucuses. Watch for Why Tuesday? programming here, on the Huffington Post’s OffTheBus, on Rocketboom, and our Twitter and Flickr feeds in days ahead.

In the meantime, here’s a classic from the Why Tuesday? vault. If you’ve ever wondered what the heck the Iowa caucus is really all about, and are into animated stick figures, this video will really hit the spot:

When do you vote?
Check out the Why Tuesday? Primary and Caucus Calendar

One Response to “Heading back to Iowa”

  1. Caucus for Kucinich…because when else can you logically vote for that guy? « The Rally Flag Says:

    […] If you’ve got three minutes to waste and need a little clarification on the caucus process, watch this video. […]

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 Comments

Patrick, France is a post-Christian secular country. Relatively few of them attend church, and voting on Sunday does not interfere with their religious practices, because most of the population is not religious...

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

In France they last voted on a Sunday. France is despite the Bourbon legacy a largely Catholic country, yet they vote on Sunday...

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

I think weekend voting would make the most sense, as people wouldn't have tu run home after work or wake up early to hit the polling stations beforehand.

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