Federal Party sweeps top state spots

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On Thursday, June 20th, Federal Party candidates for Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General all notched victories after the statewide vote. Nioni Ledezma was elected 2019 Bluebonnet Girls State Governor. Juliana Johnson will serve as Lieutenant Governor while Michaela Dixon is the new … Continued

Check out The Bluebonnet

posted in: 2016 Session | 0

The Bluebonnet is the official newsletter of Texas Bluebonnet Girls State. It chronicles our session and identifies all elected officials. The 2016 edition of The Bluebonnet is available for download here.

Parties’ Pinnacle Players Picked

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The National and Federal parties convened on Flag Day, June 14, 2016, to pick their state party officials. Because the Girls State program is entirely non-partisan, mock political parties are used to show how a two-party system works. Girls State citizens elected precinct, … Continued

Cities Get Going

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Citizens followed up the great lecture by Associate Director Stephanie McDonald on local government by organizing and adopting their city charters. Each city’s charter establishes their corporate limits and powers of annexation, sets their management structure and official offices, and … Continued