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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

Hyattsville, MD Councilmember Patrick Paschall (YEO) lowers voting age to 16

This past Monday Hyattsville, MD became the second city in the nation to support youth civic engagement by lowering the voting age for city elections to 16. Due in large part to the tireless work of YEO Councilmember Patrick Paschall, the city council heldĀ  a public meeting on Monday evening to hear overwhelming support for […]

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OZY on YEOs serving in Small Towns

  In a follow up to their story on millennials moving away to big cities, OZY looked at the young leaders elected to office in small towns. They spoke with Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. Mayor Zach Vruwink about his motivation to run for office in his city. The story also mentions his connection to hundreds of […]

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