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It’s not every day you receive a panicked phone call alerting you that someone of importance will be in town in a few short hours.

Well, that is what happened to me earlier this week.

If you pick up the paper regularly, you know Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler was in town.

He spoke with a group of about a dozen area residents about elections and voter turnouts.

One thing that he said that struck me deep to my core was that while Louisiana does have the highest percentage of registered voters, the smallest category goes to those between the ages of 18 and 26.

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