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Youth engagement crucial to our future

As we embark on a new year, it’s important to take time to focus on what the future holds for our communities in the Thunder Bay-Rainy River riding and our country as a whole.

When we consider the future, our youth always must be a priority as they will inherit the outcome of any decisions our current leadership makes.

The youth of today are engaged in a way we’ve never seen before. According to a study by Abacus Data and the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations, youth turnout jumped by 12 percentage points between the 2011 and 2015 elections.

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