11/06/2012 01:57 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Passionately Not Showing Up To The Polls


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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.

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