Northwest NEWS

November 23, 1998

Local News

Sen. McAuliffe seeks applicants for youth board

State Senator Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell, is seeking applicants for the 1st Legislative District Youth Advisory Council. The 16-member board will meet throughout the coming legislative session and work with McAuliffe on issues important to young people.

   Activities planned for the group include tracking the progress of bills related to youth in the 1999 Legislature; conducting a mock Senate committee hearing; learning the process of representation and lobbying; traveling to Olympia to testify at a committee hearing; and meeting with state and local government officials.

   Applications are available for teenagers 13-18 years old from McAuliffe's office. They are due Nov. 28 and selections will be made in early December. For more information, call 425-481-7459.