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Volunteer for the VP Debate at Centre on Thursday!

College & Young Democrats,

I'm writing with a very cool opportunity for our College Dems members. Vice President Joe Biden will be in Kentucky on Thursday, Oct. 11, for the Vice Presidential Debate at Centre College in Danville.

Blog Post: Why Rural Americans should Support President Obama

Kentucky Young Democrats will begin posting blog posts from members, to showcase their ideas and passion. Posting does not imply endorsement of ideas presented, but rather should emphasize that the Democratic Party is a big tent party and that new ideas are always welcome.

When you think of people who may support President Obama, rural Americans aren't the first group that comes to mind. But when we talk about who has the most at stake in the upcoming election, rural Americans have more reason to support President Obama than perhaps any other group.

The Northerner: College Dems. advocate at state level

Kaity Galanos, Contributing Writer September 20, 2012 Filed under News

In light of a controversial presidential election, the College Democrats student organization at Northern Kentucky University has positioned its involvement in state and city politics.

Read more here.

Courier-Journal Letter: Better Off Than Four Years Ago

Kentucky Young Democrats President Liz Fossett shared with the Courier-Journal ways in which young people are better off under the Obama administration than they were in the past.

Americans were asked last week, “Are you better off today than you were four years ago?” I did not waver on this question. Four years ago, I graduated college in the worst economic conditions of my lifetime, and today I am so thankful for the work done by President Barack Obama and Democrats to improve the lives of young people.

Centre College VP Debate

Many have asked how to be a part of the Centre College VP Debate. Please see the announcement below asking for volunteers for the big event!

The Danville-Boyle County Convention and Visitors Bureau is seeking volunteers to work hospitality tables at Danville area hotels for the Vice-Presidential Debate. Hospitality tables will be set up starting on Sunday, October 7th and will run through the day of the debate on Thursday, October 11th. Each of these days, shifts run from 8 AM- 12 PM and 4 PM-8 PM.