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TWO OUTSTANDING WYOMING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WILL BE SELECTED TO SPEND A WEEK IN WASHINGTON OBSERVING THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IN ACTION

Contact: Rayne Guilford, Program Director (800) 425-3632 USSYP@Hearstfdn.org Program website: www.ussenateyouth.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — Wyoming Senators Michael B. Enzi and John Barrasso announced that the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) has begun its statewide selection process. The two Wyoming students will join 102 other delegates March 7—14, 2015 for the program’s 53rd annual Washington Week. The USSYP was created by Senate Resolution 324 in 1962 as stated in supporting Senate testimony from that year, “to increase young Americans’ understanding of the interrelationship of the three branches of government, the caliber and responsibilities of federally elected and appointed officials, and the vital importance of democratic decision making not only for America but for people around the world.” Since that time, mo... Read More