This is the third post in a series featuring the winners of the Climate Matters video contest. Each post features a video (of course) and a short note from their creators telling us why they entered the contest, their inspirations for their videos, etc.
Barbara Lucas from Northville, Michigan, won second prize for her entry Ask the Children:
Can you believe we're only 7 days away from Election Day? This election will have enormous consequences for the country and the world -- especially when it comes to climate change. If we're going to finally get bold climate leadership out of Washington, D.C., we have to do everything possible to get out the climate vote.