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MSSU takes part in National Voter Registration Day

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Missouri Southern "Rocks the Vote" today, encouraging college-aged students to register in time for the November elections.

Today's drive took place as part of National Voter Registration Day.

Organizers say they had a good turnout as they hope to convince students that every vote counts.

"It's in the Constitution that we have 18 year olds with the ability to vote, so let's not squander that," says Jonathan Saunders, the student body president.  "I think it's a great thing to see young individuals coming out and voting and I just want to keep continuing to push that."

They were also offering help to students who need to fill out absentee ballots.

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