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Youth Vote Posts Strong Showing in 2012 Elections

By | Sujatha Jahagirdar
Political Director

New expert estimates indicate that turnout of young voters between the ages of 18 and 29 will likely exceed 50 percent in yesterday’s national election.  This strong showing places 2012 on par with record 2008 turnout rates and bucks predictions of a precipitous drop-off in young voter participation. 

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Protect Clean Air

By | Arizona PIRG Students

Doctors, nurses, and public health officials agree: carbon pollution spewing from power plants fuels global warming, which threatens our health through dirtier air. Left unchecked, the deterioration of air quality triggers asthma attacks, heart attacks and other fatal diseases.

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Victory for Students.

By | Arizona PIRG Students

We did it.

Over 7 million students will save an average of $1,000 in loan repayments, helping us become the next generation of teachers, doctors, and innovators.

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There is no 'A' for effort

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Here's my statement on the failure to move debate forward on a bill to prevent student loan interest rates from doubling this July.

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