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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Election_Day_(United_States)

Democracy Day, a planned federal holiday to coincide with Election Day, was unsuccessfully proposed in the U.S. ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/politics/2016/11/an_election_day_holiday_might_not_increase_turnout_studies_demonstrate.html

Nov 3, 2016 ... Every Election Day, millions of Americans try to wrest enough time away from work to vote. And millions of them fail. According to the Census ...

www.sanders.senate.gov/democracyday

Sen. Bernie Sanders has proposed a bill to designate "Democracy Day" as a national election holiday to make it easier for Americans to vote. Nationwide ...

www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2016/11/07/overturning-election-day-tradition/make-eleciton-day-a-national-holiday

Nov 7, 2016 ... That is why I introduced legislation to make Election Day a national holiday. Though some might dismiss an Election Day holiday as being too ...

www.businessinsider.com/is-election-day-a-national-holiday-2016-11

Nov 7, 2016 ... Election Day isn't a national holiday in the US, but there are some people who think it should be. While the majority of US states have voter ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/should-election-day-in-the-u-s-be-a-national-holiday

Nov 1, 2016 ... Would making Election Day a holiday encourage more Americans to vote? A group of more than 300 companies thinks so, and have pledged ...

www.usnews.com/opinion/thomas-jefferson-street/articles/2016-10-25/make-election-day-a-federal-holiday

Oct 25, 2016 ... Which makes this an excellent time for Congress to make Election Day a federal holiday. This isn't a new idea. Rep. John Conyers proposed it ...

www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/election-day

Election Day in the United States of America is the Tuesday following the first ... Election Day is not a federal holiday, but it is a yearly or biennial holiday in some  ...

www.inc.com/suzanne-lucas/no-election-day-should-not-be-a-federal-holiday.html

Oct 24, 2016 ... If you make election day a federal holiday, you'll have all the people who work in these types of jobs still having to work, being inundated with ...