2017 National Convening
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Stephanie Chang is this month's featured YEO
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State Sen. Kate Bolz, Lincoln, NE
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County Board Supervisor Khalif J. Rainey, Milwaukee, WI
The network is the biggest base of support for young electeds.
Assemblyman David Bowen, Milwaukee, WI
The YEO Network allows me to be in a safe space that nurtures my ideas for my community… I always leave [National Convening] recharged and focused.
State Representative Alan Williams, Tallahassee, FL
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City Councilman Julian Mctizic, Bolivar, TN
News Highlights

San Francisco YEO Saving Jobs

Supervisor Jane Kim is exploring a tax on robots as one solution to offset the economic threats a robot-powered workforce might bring. Experts have shown that artificial intelligence and robots will have a devastating impact on the American workforce in the next couple of decades. “We think that [automation of work] could be one of […]

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YEO Passes Resolution to Protect Immigrants

Commissioner Andy LaBarre passed a  resolution to allocate funds to support undocumented immigrant in Washtenaw County, MI. These funds provide short term human services support and aid the Michigan Immigrants Rights Center.”The package of resolutions allowed us to one, enumerate our position as a board in terms of what we thought of the administration’s immigration […]

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