Nobody  will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American  people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting.
Franklin  D. Roosevelt

You still have time to read up on the issues.  Here are two websites that provide nonpartisan information about elections and voting-

 League of Women Voters of California website: www.Smartvoter.org     You can search by your street address or zip code to look up information on all the candidates, initiatives, and issues on your ballot.

California Living Voters Guide:  cali.livingvotersguide.org   Another online resource that has lots of interactive features

People often say that, in a democracy, decisions are made by a majority of the
people.  Of course, that is not true.  Decisions are made by a majority
of those who make themselves heard and who vote – a very different
thing.  ~Walter H. Judd