On-campus voting could lead to much higher turnout, especially among younger voters, who are more likely to support Obama. Early voting centers outside university campuses could help the perpetually busy to vote—which might include working moms and dads vote—as well as those in poor neighborhoods where voting machines are often out of order in short supply, which would be a boost to the Democrats.
In reddest of the red Orange County, early voting has taken a new twist, with voting centers set up in malls and the airport. But what really got my attention was the drive-thru voting center.
Can I get fries and a Coke™ with my children's hospital bond initiative?
Drive-up voting... why not? After all, Orange County is the home to the world famous Crystal Cathedral, which itself started as a drive-in church. Hey, if Californians are going to glue their ass to their car seat, this may be the only way to reach some of them.Sphere: Related Content
And while looking for a link to Orange County being the "most Republican county in America," I found this nifty 2004 AP story scanned onto someone's computer (click on the file for greater detail):