Sen. Sanders met with Vermont members of the American Legion Boys Nation, the American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation, and the National Young Leaders Conference

Senator Bernie Sanders met with Vermont members of the American Legion Boys Nation and American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation. These organizations help teach youth to understand, comprehend, and appreciate their roles as United States citizens. Also attending the meeting were six Vermont members of the National Young Leaders Conference, which brings high school students from around the country to Washington, D.C. as part of the group's commitment to gaining a better understanding of the political process.