When it comes to this year s election, two groups of voters could have a very big voice. Baby boomers and those over 65 are facing some serious issues, including healthcare reform and the economy. We welcomed Ingrid McDonald, from Washington State AARP to help us sort through some of these issues.

Here are three ways voters can make sure they are well-informed before casting their ballots:

1. Check out AARP's Voter Guides by clicking here.

2. Check out fact-checking websites like: and

3. Watch upcoming political debates: Tuesday, October 16 - Presidential Debate at 6:00 pm; Washington Gubernatorial Debate at 8:00 pm on KING 5.

Also, check out KING 5 Up Front host Robert Mak's coverage of many political races and issues, by clicking here.

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