3 Questions For NON-VOTERS in The 2022 Midterms

Richard Greene
4 min readNov 2, 2022

By Richard Greene “The Civics Dean”

Question #1: Which of these would YOU like America/Congress to pass? (Pick as many as you want)

Category One: What Most Women (and men who support them) Want

  • Do you want women to have the right to an abortion? ___
  • Do you want women to receive equal pay for equal work? ___
  • Do you want to codify a right to contraception? ___
  • Do you want to pass The Violence Against Women Act? ___

Category 2: What Most Young People Want

  • Do you want background checks for all gun purchases? ___
  • Do you want to restore a ban on assault weapons? ___
  • Do you want America to do even more things to fight climate change?
  • Do you want to decriminalize Marijuana federally and to expunge prior non-violent convictions? ___

Category 3: What Most Low and Middle Class American Families and Seniors Want

  • Do you want to prevent oil companies from price gouging? ___
  • Do you want a $35 cap on insulin? ___
  • Do you want Medicare to be able to negotiate with pharmaceutical companies for more affordable drug prices? ___
  • Do you want working mothers to have some government support for child care? ____
  • Do you want dental and vision health care to be part of Medicare for seniors? ___
  • Do you want to renew the Child Tax Credit to help reduce child poverty
  • Do you want Universal Pre-K for 3 and 4 year old children? ____
  • Do you want Billionaires to pay a larger share of their earnings in taxes? ___

Category 3: What Most Marginalized Communities Want

  • Do you want to pass The John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act so that everyone has an equal right to vote? ___
  • • Do you want to pass The George Floyd Justice in Policing Act? ___
  • • Do you want “Dreamers” to be able to earn a path to citizenship? ___
  • • Do you want to codify the Constitutional right to same-sex marriage? _

Question #2: If you knew that:

one of your House and Senate candidates in THIS Election would vote FOR each of the



Richard Greene

“The Civics Dean” is a Political Communication Strategist and a former attorney and “Civics Educator” and author of “WTF are ‘The Midterms’?” @TheCivicsDean