By Cora Purdue

Badger Girls State is a six day government-based conference held annually on the UW-Oshkosh campus. This program is hosted and planned by the American Legion Auxiliary. On June 18, we began as basic citizens of the mock state of “Badger”, but as the days progressed, we acted as voting, office-holding citizens at the city, county, and state levels of government.

Throughout the week, we learned about the duties we are responsible for as American citizens, parliamentary procedures, and love for God and country.

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