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YEO Network's power is in the capacity of its members to support and amplify one another's work. It is important for many reasons - most of all in that it is an organizing mechanism for current and future leaders of our nation.
Neighborhood Councilman Wesley Farrow, Los Angeles, CA
YEO Network is needed! I can't think of any other group like this. YEOs have to know that there are others like them in this country. The sharing of policy ideas is extremely valuable.
State Rep. Clem Smith, St. Louis, MO
YEO is a tremendous asset. It's an opportunity to innovate and advance progressive policy change.
Mayor Nathan Triplett, East Lansing, MI
The YEO network is an extremely vital tool for young elected officials across the country. This [National Convening] is a helpful tool for policy and procedure that is applicable to our fight on the home front of Winston-Salem, NC.
City Councilman James Taylor, Winston-Salem, NC
News Highlights

Re-capping YEOs’ Efforts during the Outrage in Ferguson

In the recent events that unfolded in Ferguson, two YEOs took national stage. Missouri state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal and St. Louis Alderman Antonio French both became known first for their twitter feeds detailing the dire situation in their community before the media made it fully known to the public – and then for their continued […]

News Highlights

Emily Cain Is A Woman To Watch in MSNBC’s ’30 in 30’ Series

MSBNC is running a 30 day series highlighting 30 women to watch in 2014 and Maine state Sen. and YEO Emily Cain took the spotlight on day 2 of their series! Check out the questions MSNBC asked Sen. Cain, and what she sees as her top priorities, and which women in politics inspires her.   […]

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