Why Americans Can't Wait to Vote This Year
by Caitlin Abber
At only 24, Erin is running for Congress in her home state of California, partly because she believes that as a young person, she is extremely well-equipped to represent the values and concerns of her peers.
“I believe that as young people, we have a better pulse on the future,” says Erin. “We understand the changing job landscape. We see the future of work. We know what real education reform requires.”
Erin also believes that young women are the most powerful political force right now, and she’s willing to go to bat against the older men who often hold the reigns of power.