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The CROWN Act in Ohio

Advocating for the CROWN Act in Ohio

1/19/21 1:00 PM

While this year IGNITE will nationally advocate for the CROWN act to pass Congress, Ohio is so excited to work on passing this piece of legislation at the state level.

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Jen Psaki

The ABCs of Executive Office

1/15/21 12:00 PM

As President Biden nominates people to numerous positions, you might be wondering what those positions even mean. With Inauguration Day fast approaching, you’ll probably be hearing more about Press Secretaries and Senior Advisors. Keep reading to learn more about what these White House positions and offices are responsible for. 

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A Call for Tampon Education: Support Georgia HB 54

A Call for Tampon Education: Support Georgia HB 54

1/13/21 1:16 PM

As the 2021- 2022 Georgia legislative session begins, there still lacks a comprehensive reproductive education within our state’s public school system. Local advocates and state lawmakers such as Representative Debra Bazemore are prioritizing young menstruators’ health by calling for tampon education.

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Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer

Local Politics 101: The Role of a Governor

1/8/21 2:39 PM

Politics starts at the local level. In this series on our blog, we’re taking an in-depth look at local elected offices. As much as our lives are influenced by the legislators in Washington, our lives are significantly impacted by local elected officials, such as governors. Learn more about what a governor is, what a governor does, and how you can become one.

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San Francisco Mayor London Breed

Local Politics 101: The Role of a Mayor

12/21/20 2:33 PM

Politics is personal and it starts at the local level. Local elected officials are the ones who make decisions that affect our everyday lives and impact communities. In this new series on our blog, we’re taking an in-depth look at local elected offices. We’re starting with mayors, so keep reading to learn more about what a mayor is, what they do and how you can become one. 

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