Democrats offer students the experience of an Iowa Caucus!

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 in Young Democrats | 0 comments

  Tuesday, December 10th Polk County Democrats and Republicans conducted a mock caucus for Polk County High school students.  The goal of the mock caucus was to introduce area High School students to the political caucus that has made Iowa the first state in the nation in Presidential politics.  This unique bipartisan civic demonstration was planned and executed by the Polk County Executive Directors, Tamyra Harrison (Democrat) and Ryan...

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What the DNC Taught Me

Posted by on Oct 8, 2012 in Young Democrats | 0 comments

Only the Democratic Party understands the issues that are important to young people and is actively working to take care of this age group. If it wasn’t made clear by the overwhelming number of youth delegates in attendance, a record-breaking 644,the newly-passed national platform makes it clear which party supports young people. 1. Democrats continue to support the Affordable Care Act, which allows 3.1 million college students who were...

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