More people show up for the (general election) than do the primary. Nobody can give a good enough reason (to have it at the primary) other than you're trying to get it passed.
We're not against vacationers, but those of us who live here would like to have housing to continue to grow as a community.
It's a definite economic boost for the state, especially in the post-Christmas season. It's good exposure for the state. It's advertising which is basically free.