Sierra Campbell, 17, looks over a ballot as the Sacramento county elections board staged a mock presidential election at Grant High to stimulate interest among high school students in the election process in October 2012.
Sierra Campbell, 17, looks over a ballot as the Sacramento county elections board staged a mock presidential election at Grant High to stimulate interest among high school students in the election process in October 2012. Lezlie Sterling Sacramento Bee file
Sierra Campbell, 17, looks over a ballot as the Sacramento county elections board staged a mock presidential election at Grant High to stimulate interest among high school students in the election process in October 2012. Lezlie Sterling Sacramento Bee file

Civics education is essential to democracy

February 05, 2015 04:00 PM

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