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#WhyIVotedTODAY: Readers tell us why they're going to the polls

If you’ve cast your vote or plan to do so, jump on Twitter, Instagram or enter your information below to tell us why, using the hashtag #WhyIVotedTODAY to tell or show us why you made the trip to your local polling station. 

Was it a family member's job loss? Are you passionate about healthcare? Do one of the candidates represent a brighter future for your child? Let us know what's motivating you to get to the polls. See what readers have been saying so far:

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