Diana Carlin, chairwoman of Kids Voting USA, addresses a group of international visitors 25 employees from U.S. embassies abroad at Kids Voting Douglas County headquarters on Election Day in downtown Lawrence. Carlin informed the officials about the value of having learn about elections by actually voting, casting unofficial ballots
for actual races at actual polling sites. Also commenting is Anna Girvan, who works at the U.S. embassy in London and plans to share the message of Kids Voting with educators and others there, with hopes that such a program might take root in the United Kingdom.
Published on November 8, 2010