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cast a vote by inserting a name that does not appear on the ballot

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write to an organization

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The Bernie or bust movement has been brewing for months. A MoveOn.org petition began encouraging Sanders' voters to write in his name in a general election contest last year, long before the first primary vote was cast.
"People that write in Mickey Mouse are not only wasting their vote, they're wasting the time of the people counting who have already put in a long day," Mrs.
Colbert urged viewers of his Comedy Central show, "The Colbert Report" to write in his name.
2004 vote: I'm not sure yet, but I'm increasingly inclined to write in Elmer Fudd.
* If there is in your opinion a potential governor who is NOT on the official list of candidates, you may write in his/her name as your voting choice UNLESS he/she is already governor of another state or a cartoon character.