Youth Promise Act http://kplu.org en NW teens advocate in D.C. for end to youth violence http://kplu.org/post/nw-teens-advocate-dc-end-youth-violence <p>Teens from Seattle and Tacoma are meeting with lawmakers in Washington D.C. to advocate for an end to youth violence.</p><p>They are pushing for the passage of the Youth Promise Act, now stalled in congress. The act would provide communities with federal funding to develop local programs to keep kids off the street and busy, especially after school between the hours of three and six.</p><p> Fri, 15 Jul 2011 18:46:44 +0000 Monica Spain 2100 at http://kplu.org NW teens advocate in D.C. for end to youth violence