Forming a Perfect Union:
“Voting is your constitutional right and the biggest influence in the government US citizens have,” junior Kyle Rast said. Knowing the candidates is a key role in deciding the proper fit for president. Research must be done in order to assure you are making the best decision in candidacy. Watching candidate speeches and presidential debates is where most citizens gather information about the presidential candidates.
The More You Know:
Students are required to take a government course before they can graduate. “Essentially students should know the history behind what it took for them to get their rights to vote,” government teacher Todd McMath said. Within the class units such as the Constitution, elections and powers of government, Legislative and judicial branch are discussed
The president who is elected in November could change student lives forever. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has proposed making college universal; therefore, raising taxes across the country.