Turning 18? Register to vote

May 24, 2012 

As many seniors are graduating from high school, teachers are encouraging us to vote. Many of us are getting ready for that big 18th birthday. We're finally going to be able to vote! Remember to register and encourage others to get registered. So remember to know your side and get your opinion counted. You can make a difference! Many don't know what's going on in our government, but in my AP government class we discuss politics daily and how they can affect our personal lives and we know how much of a difference our generation can make just by voting.

KEANE BLAND, age 17

Modesto

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