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12-year old Madison Kimrey rocks North Carolina politics

You’re never too young (or too old) to get involved in politics. Watch this video and get inspired.

Michael Edwards
31 October 2013

After the North Carolina Legislature passed voting restriction laws earlier in 2013, a Burlington schoolgirl called Madison Kimrey launched a new organization called “North Carolina Youth Rocks” to encourage young people to take action in state politics.

Here she is in action, protesting against the end of programs that pre-register teenagers to vote when getting their driver’s license or through their high schools.

 

Video by Eric Byler and Annabel Park for Story of America, October 28th, 2013 in Burlington, North Carolina http://www.StoryofAmerica.org

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