The 39 year old Springdale native and former executive director of Arkansas' Teach for America has set his sights on the Governor's Mansion. He has been campaigning across the state since mid December and has been to more than half the counties so far, and he's not showing any signs of slowing down. I did manage to get him to slow down long enough to speak with me on day students across the nation were walking out of classrooms to protest inaction in congress to stem the tide of gun rampages that continue in America.
To find out more about Jared and to get involved go on over to his campaign website
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