Sandusky, Ohio (my old stomping grounds) has swapped out Columbus Day for Election Day as a paid holiday — and the news wires are eating it up.
It’s for city employees only (which gets glossed over in the national frenzy over voter participation and whether or not Chris Columbus deserves a day), and you wonder if people who get it off will treat it the same way as they do other commemorative holidays. Also, there are options when it comes to encouraging people to vote …

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