Olympia High School student Erin McCullough is one of 98 girls attending the 64th American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation in Washington, D.C., today through July 24, according to a news release.
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Two outstanding citizens, known as “senators,” are selected at the 49 Girls State sessions held nationwide to represent their state at Girls Nation. The conference is designed to “provide practical insight into the working of government, to instill a sense of pride and loyalty in America and to create friendships and memories that last a lifetime.”
McCullough was a member of the Nationalist Party at the 2010 Washington Girls State.