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Local Voices: Capturing the Stories of Swing State Voters

As the Republican and Democratic conventions took over our TV screens this summer, the discomfort I felt in my gut grew unbearable. So much is at stake in any presidential election, but this year is different. Beyond the usual rhetoric heard in previous campaigns, the future of our nation actually seems to be in danger, with a candidate whose lack of compassion, vitriol and apparent aversion to statesmanship of any kind threatens the very future of our democracy.
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