Election Day is still five days away, but the students of Dorchester have already cast their votes and made their voices heard at the ballot box.
Yesterday, Oct. 29, the students of Dorchester Middle School and High School held their mock election. The event even drew news cameras from KLKN-TV, Channel 8 in Lincoln, according to David Kampmann, high school social studies teacher.
So which candidates won the Dorchester student vote? Here they are, according to the office sought:
- President: John McCain
- U.S. Senate: Mike Johanns
- House of Representatives: Adrian Smith
In a special ballot question, the students of Dorchester voted against allowing Internet voting.
In less than a week, the students of Dorchester will know the political leanings of their fellow Nebraskans and Americans.