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"Because I like to have a voice."
"We should show our support for our democratic right to vote."
"It's our right to vote."
"I always vote. It's a privilege."
"We're lucky we can vote."
"I care about who governs us."
"If you don't vote, you don't have a right to complain."
"It's important to vote so people know who we want to vote for."
"It's my future at stake."
"I believe strongly in democracy. Everyone's voice should be heard."
"I have to exercise my rights as a citizen."
"You don't vote, you don't complain."
"It's part of my civic duty."
"It's important because we have the right to vote."
"It makes a difference in who tells me what to do."
"Voting's the only level playing field that we have with rich folk."
"Because it makes a difference."
"Because it's the future."
"My husband wanted me to."
"Our democracy is very important."
"I think it's my duty as a citizen of Manitoba to participate"
"You've got the right to vote"
"It's the right thing to do"
"It's what you are supposed to do as a citizen. It's your responsibility."
"It's important (to vote) to make sure the things that you want are put in place.
"I just decided that a change in government would be good."
"Because I've never missed a vote yet"
"Because I've never missed an election. And you can't complain about the government if you don't vote.
I have always voted, I've never missed an election"
It's a part of the democratic process in this great country"
"It's your democratic responsibility"
I just think it's important for young people to get out and vote"
"Brave men and women fought for my right to vote"
"I just feel like it's important for young people to get involved and have our say in the issues."
I feel it is really important because it's our democratic right and it is an important election for Manitoba."
"It's our opportunity to have our say."
"It's important as a Canadian to vote."
"They make changes in the economy and the health care system."
"I'm a Canadian citizen and I want to vote."
"I live in a democratic country and I want to vote for the right person to fight for us."