What do we do if all the candidates are problematic?

In the upcoming presidential election, what should a faithful Catholic do if there is no candidate who meets the requirements of the five non-negotiables? Is it morally permissible to vote for the candidate who is most in line with the non-negotiables, or would the right thing be to refrain from voting?

You are free to take either course, depending on your own best prudential judgment of the circumstances.

**Recommended reading:

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship** by the USCCB

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