Election day doesn’t have to be on Tuesday!

A new group called Why Tuesday is interested in moving Election Day from Tuesdays to a more convenient time.

There are countries that vote on weekends – some even both days – and more people come out and vote.

And why do we vote on Tuesday? Just watch.



Amy Fried

About Amy Fried

Amy Fried loves Maine's sense of community and the wonderful mix of culture and outdoor recreation. She loves politics in three ways: as an analytical political scientist, a devoted political junkie and a citizen who believes politics matters for people's lives. Fried is Professor of Political Science at the University of Maine. Her views do not reflect those of her employer or any group to which she belongs.