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Boomer dressed up for election day. Race fo the White House type.

Have you ever thought about why we vote, or how the whole process even works? Boomer has done some research to help make it easier to understand!   

The U.S. Constitution established our country as a democracy and defines how it shall run. Although our democracy is not perfect, the freedom to choose who leads us—the right to vote—is one of our most important freedoms.

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Kids in the Know

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Going Places

Movies & TV

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Sports Beat

  • NEW TUCSON ARENA FOOTBALL TEAM ANNOUNCED

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