Photo: Matt A.J. through WhoWhatWhy Candidates
Author: Dr. Jennie Sweet-Cushman
I know, an odd proclamation, right? Hang in there with me, though, because there is a story here.
For me, politics has been my whole life, well, my whole life. I began attempting to sway voters to see my point of view at the grocery store with my mom when I was three years old. Later, at age four, I briefly refused to accept the results of the 1980 election when my candidate lost his presidential bid, emphatically telling everyone I met: “Ronald Reagan is not my president.”