Our organizing efforts will be led by high school students, college students, and young adults. We are asking our peers to share their stories with the broader public and lawmakers. And in the coming months we will build town halls and public events to hold elected officials accountable.
At times over the coming weeks, months, and beyond we will share information about the campaign and ask for your support in different ways. However big or small, our combined efforts can help issue in the sweeping changes needed to make higher education a right for all Washingtonians.
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