‘Keep Fighting for Something That You Believe in’: Meet The 19-Year-Old Who is Headed to The New Hampshire State House

‘Keep fighting for something that you believe in’: Meet the 19-year-old who is headed to the New Hampshire State House

Cassandra Levesque. –Erin Clark / The Boston Globe When it was first mentioned to Cassandra Levesque early this year that she should consider running for a seat in the New Hampshire House of Representatives, she didn’t think much about it. In recent years, the 19-year-old, who grew up in Barrington, New Hampshire, and attended Dover High School, has achieved national recognition for her efforts to end child marriage in the state and for the attention she brought to the issue. She’d learned about child marriage at a Girl Scouts’ conference in 2015, and a year later she enlisted the […]

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