Thursday, November 3, 2016

The Statewide Election for the 2016-2017 Connecticut's Kid Governor™ Begins Next Week!

A message from your friends at the Connecticut Public Affairs Network...

We are pleased to announce the following candidates for the 2016 Connecticut's Kid Governor™ Statewide Election! The candidates and their selected platforms are:
Avery: Homelessness
Chelsey: Kindness
Georgia: Bus Safety
Jessica: Animal Cruelty 
Madelyn: Senior Pet Adoption
Nathan: Bullying Prevention
Nicolas: Recycling

Each candidate has completed a campaign video outlining why he/she wants to be Connecticut's Kid Governor, what leadership qualities he/she has, what community issue is important to him/her and why, and a three-point plan outlining ways for Connecticut 5th graders to make a difference around that issue.

The candidates' videos are now available HERE.

All 5th grade classes must pre-register in order to vote in the Connecticut's Kid Governor Statewide Election. Registration will close on Friday, November 4, 2016. For more information, please email