Steph Curry, Dwyane Wade, Chris Paul among the athletes who want you to vote

Steph Curry, Dwyane Wade, Chris Paul among the athletes who want you to vote

Athletes are among the many who use social media to share photos of "I've Voted" stickers, while others are invited to vote for the 2018 stops. While some agree on who they voted for, most are pushing for more electoral campaigning and turnout in a non-presidential year.

NBA, WNBA heads voter registration / turnout

The Golden State Warriors are among the most politically active in the league, and that starts at the top with head coach Steve Kerr. Kerr wrote a piece to Chris Ballard of Sports Illustrated, in which he called people to vote: "They have the voice. Why not use it?

"It's the least we can do, considering that people have fought and in many cases gave their lives to uphold our rights."

Steph Curry partnered with Chance the Rapper and Vote Save America to show people how to vote.

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WNBA works with Rock the Vote

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NFL players get the vote

New Orleans Saints firm end Benjamin Watson urged people to vote on Peter King's Football Morning in America. Part of it was that he was retweeting on Tuesday morning.

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Athletes share why they voted

Hundreds of other athletes go into social media to get fans and supporters to exercise their suffrage today during the midterm elections. 23-year-old Olympic skier Mikaela Shiffrin explained why she chose to choose rather than sit out.

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