Big Talk host Steven Emmons speaks with 2 steering committee members of Maine's League of Young Voters. Ashley Phaneuf and Patrick Banks talk about what issues the League is supporting, the upcoming gay marriage vote, and how people can get involved and help make changes in politics in Maine.
This week on Big Talk, hosts Al Brewer and Steven Emmons speak with Alex Steed. Alex wears many different hats, including serving as Director of Community Engagement for Opportunity Maine and on the steering committee of The League of Young Voters.
The discussion begins with a look at repealing the new legislative law to end same day voter registration, then a look at the military and same Sex Marriage, some of the issues of interest to young voters. Finally they explore the upcoming Portland mayoral election.