Having a Say

Cabral, Elena
October 2006
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;10/23/2006, Vol. 69 Issue 6, p6
The article reports on the launch of the Kids Voting USA program which aims to allow children to join their parents at the polls to cast their own ballots for the midterm elections to be held on November 7, 2006 in the U.S. Children's vote will not be counted officially but will allow them to be familiarized with political candidates and important issues. The Republican and Democratic parties are competing for the control of the House of Representatives and the Senate.


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