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Meet our 2022 Fall Interns!

Show some love for our amazing fall interns: Salina, John, and Bailey! We’re so excited by their ideas for making lasting, meaningful political change in Washington!

Hello, my name is Salina (she/her) and I am a student at North Seattle College  studying psychology. I chose to intern with the Bus this fall to assist in amplifying the voices of young people within our communities in politics and civil engagement. I am excited to expand my knowledge and carry the skills I learn here both professionally and personally. In my free time I enjoy writing, binge watching shows and spending time with loved ones.

 

 

 

 

Hi, I am John Paul Purugganan (he/they) 🙂 I am a 4th year Political Science and Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Student at the University of Washington. My passions include fashion and skincare, social justice, and personal growth.

 

 

 

 

My name is E. Bailey Medilo (they/he) and I am a college student, community organizer, and general nuisance local to the South End and International District neighborhoods of Seattle, WA. I am incredibly passionate about fiction writing, political campaigns, and restorative justice. I enjoy reading, cartoons, and graphic design.

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2022 Primary Youth Endorsement Leadership League Endorsements

Our Youth Endorsement Leadership League has made their first round picks! It's the most wonderful time of the year! Election season is in full swing, and we have our first round of endorsements from our Youth Endorsement Leadership League, and you heard it here first....

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Welcome our 2022 Fellows!

Welcome our 2022 Fellows!

Eliza (she/they) is from Walla Walla, in Eastern Washington! They currently attend the public Utrecht University in the Netherlands as an international bachelors student. She has found great interest in the differences in policy and activism in the US versus Europe....

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Meet Our 2022 Youth Endorsement Leadership League!

Meet Our 2022 Youth Endorsement Leadership League!

We are so excited to welcome our 10 YELLers for the 2022 elections! Keep scrolling to get to know these incredible young people and what they're most excited about this election season! Ameera (she/her): I’m excited to gain more knowledge on the legislative process...

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Legislative Session 2022 Wrap Up

Winternship Reflections By Mehar Singh As a Wintern at the Bus, I had the opportunity to choose bills that I care about to follow this legislative session. I picked HB 2124, extending bargaining rights to legislative workers, because I believe that all workers deserve...

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Bus Throwback with Tiffany Mendoza

Bus Throwback with Tiffany Mendoza

Hi Bus fam! I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Tiffany Mendoza, one of our BFF’s who has been on the Bus since our organization’s inception back in 2008! As a fairly new member of the Bus family, I love getting to know the folks who have contributed to our...

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2021 Voter Guide

The Youth Endorsement Leadership League (YELL) is a phenomenal team of young folks who came together this fall to conduct our endorsement process. The seven participants (Angee, Jesse, Jamie, Jean, Saba, Zubin, Annalisa) came together to identify key races across the...

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Meet the 2021 Summer Fellows

Meet the 2021 Summer Fellows

We are excited to announce the 13th class of Bus Summer Fellows! The Bus Summer Fellowship is our longest running and signature leadership development and organizing program. Bus Fellows learn about social justice issues, and then apply that learning through political...

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