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Lobby Day Recap!

On February 1st, our Inspired Leaders shadowed Virginia 21 on their Lobby Day in the morning and met with their legislators and action planned for the Governor's Award in the afternoon. Read more about Kilyna's experience!

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VA 8th District Candidate Forum

A refreshing change of pace from the presidential election, the eighth district congressional candidates Don Beyer, Charles Hernick, and Julio Gracia talked all about the issues when they came to Arlington to participate in a civil forum sponsored by Inspire Virginia and the League of Women Voters.

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An Overwhelming Response to National Voter Registration Day

Thanks to our amazing Inspired Leaders, Inspire Virginia kicked off the school year with a bang. Learn more about our successes during National Voter Registration *Week.*

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Secretary Rodrigues Interview

Get to know Nancy Rodrigues, Virginia Secretary of Administration in this interview produced by Inspired VA Leader, Fernando Rocha. Brooke Tran from Bishop O'Connell High School conducts the interview.

Arlington LWV and Inspire VA Awarded "Strengthening Democracy"

Arlington League of Women Voters and Inspire Virginia were awarded the "Strengthening Democracy" Award! Read more about our partnered efforts and success!

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Jordan Grimaldi Speech to Arlington League of Women Voters

On June 11, Inspired Leader Jordan Grimaldi (Senior at Washington and Lee High School) was invited to be the keynote speaker at the Arlington League of Women Voters banquet. 

Included is the text of Jordan's speech. 

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Governor McAuliffe Declares High School Registration Week

Governor McAuliffe issued a proclamation declaring April 23-30, 2016 to be High School Registration Week. 

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GOTV in #MyFirstPrimary

Read more about how our Inspired Leaders helped increase the voter turnout of Virginia's young people!

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Inspire Virginia Gets Out the Vote

March 7, 2016 Press Release

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Dear High School Voter

Check out the lyrics to our new music video, Dear High School Voter!

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