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#ElectionDay: Get out and vote!

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  Teaching Constitutional law again this year at Rachel Carson Middle School reinforces my belief in the critical importance of civic participation. If you don’t vote, you cannot complain. If you are not an active citizen in our democratic process, then others will decide the direction of our communities, our states and our countries. Free

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Virginia High Schools Triumph at We the People National Finals

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At last week’s 30th Annual We the People National Finals, Richmond’s Maggie Walker Governor’s School won the top prize, while Melissa Landau’s alma mater, Douglas S. Freeman High School, finished 6th and picked up several awards. The Commonwealth was allowed two teams in the National Finals as the rules permit of several “wild card” entrants.

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