Close Make Election Day a holiday? Should Election Day be a national holiday? KARE 11 Staff , KARE 7:34 PM. CDT October 28, 2016 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST MINNEAPOLIS -- With a big spike in voters casting ballots before Election Day, it brings back the question: Why isn't Election Day a national holiday?Other countries do it. Why not us? Chris Hrapsky looks into it. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Evening weather forecast 4-19-17 Fidget Spinners: The new quiet distraction Oakdale teen first to wear hijab during USA boxing event Barnes and Noble at Nicollet Mall to close Lawsuit filed against 'Fixer Upper' star Chip Gaines Deephaven's general store opens for the season Two child sex offenders explain how they picked their targets Hopkins continues to deal with traffic fallout from closure of Highway 169 Investigator shares story on 20th anniversary of Andrew Cunanan killing spree Verify: Are love letters for buying a home legal? More Stories Support cancer research by eating at Culver's Apr 30, 2017, 3:35 p.m. Barnes & Noble Nicollet Mall store closing Apr 29, 2017, 6:35 p.m. Bloomington Ice Garden takes second place in… Apr 29, 2017, 6:01 p.m.