Small Talk, Big Goals with West Virginia State Rep. Saira Blair

 
 

 

The average age for most jobs is getting lower and lower and Forbes’ 30-Under-30 lists is quickly becoming a general trend. In this episode of WTP, hear Saira Blair, who was the youngest American legislator when she was elected to the West Virginia House of Delegates at age 17, talk about her experience campaigning while in high school and her plans for the future.

Find Saira @ElectSairaBlair on Twitter and on the Saira Blair Facebook page.

Resources used in this episode: 

http://www.fairvote.org/primary_voting_at_age_17#facts_17_year_old_primary_voting

http://www.sairablair.com/about_saira

http://www.sairablair.com/issues

http://www.legis.state.wv.us/wvcode/code.cfm?chap=47&art=11A

http://www.cnn.com/2015/09/11/politics/rick-perry-2016-campaign-suspended/

https://www.yahoo.com/news/now-i-get-it--rick-perry-indictment-100839168.html?ref=gs

http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/texas-court-dismisses-second-felony-charge-against-rick-perry-n524926