FROM READERS: 'The American democracy is the best hope that we have'

Monday, September 24, 2012 | 9:00 a.m. CDT; updated 1:16 p.m. CDT, Friday, October 12, 2012

Some mid-Missourians say they feel like being involved in politics is critically important. To find out what drives them, we're asking people about their political motivation and involvement. We will be periodically posting responses in our From Readers section.