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11/06/2012 01:57 pm ET Updated Jan 06, 2013

Passionately Not Showing Up To The Polls

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Photo Credit: CHAZ HUBBARD/Youth Radio
Ben Hooper. 26, works as a chef in Florida. He will not be voting in today's election.

By Chaz Hubbard

Today is election day -- when campaign volunteers put down their signs and hold their breath, waiting to see if their efforts paid off. Ben Hooper, 26, is a chef at The Bricks restaurant in Ybor City -- a happening neighborhood in Tampa, FL. While passionate about local politics, he will not be showing up at the polls. Listen to his perspective here.

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe.

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