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  • Young Candidate Spotlight: Emily Weinstock-Collins

    This month’s Young Candidate Spotlight features Emily Weinstock-Collins, who is running for office in Martic Township, Pennsylvania. Read More
  • Women’s History Month

    March is Women’s History Month. While we take stock of the many accomplishments of women in history, it is an important opportunity to assess where we are in 2015, and to recognize how far we still have to go to establish true gender equality. Read More
  • Young Candidate Spotlight: Andrea Campbell

    This month’s Young Candidate Spotlight features Andrea Campbell, a Boston native who is running for Boston City Council District 4 this year. I had the chance to talk to Andrea and learn a little bit more about her background and her campaign through our Q&A session. Read More
  • Young Elected Official Spotlight: Ohio State Representative Dan Ramos

    Welcome to our ongoing interview series highlighting young elected officials and young candidates. This month we spoke with Ohio State Representative Dan Ramos, who represents Ohio's 56th House District, which covers western Lorain County. Representative Ramos also currently serves as the Chair of the LaunchProgress Action Fund Board of Directors. Read More
  • Changing Political Apathy Into Enthusiasm

    My name is Jack and I’m a senior at Fordham University who is studying International Political Economy. My favorite things to do are traveling, cooking, trying weird foods, and watching too many movies.  All fun aside, I have always been interested in policy change as a means by which our government can better the lives of its citizens. I believe that by bringing the fresh voices of younger elected officials into the political discussion, we might inspire positive change in our community.  Read More
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