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How to bake election cake

Celebrate Election Day Nov. 8 by baking an Election Cake – a naturally leavened fruit cake that contains fruit, rum and spices.

The recipe dates back to the U.S.’s early years. Women would bake the cakes and use them to entice men to vote.

Video by Halley Rogers