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Engaging youth voters key for candidates in GCC elections

The election campaign for Grand Council is underway, with candidates spending the next few weeks trying to convince Crees to vote for them. In past elections, voter turnout has been low, especially with the youth. Fifty per cent of the population of Eeyou Istchee is made up of young people, so engaging them is really important for the candidates. Melissa Natachequan spoke with the Youth Grand Chief Joshua Iserhoff  about getting the youth more involved.

 

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