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[5 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
YFT Editorial: Southbound to Austin!

Hai Duong, nominated note taker, is reporting with notes of our Austin adventure!
Have you ever wanted something and then asked for it? If you have, then you’ve lobbied before. It simply is a matter of asking for something and presenting your argument or reasoning for it. Basically, to lobby is to influence the thinking of public officials.
On March 2, 2009, we went lobbying with OutYouth Austin and Equality Texas. We comfortably filled up three vans and begun our long, three-hour ride south to Austin. We were allowed one pit stop …