Kids Tell President What To Say In SOTU

The pundits may be getting the attention of what President Obama ought to talk about Tuesday night as he delivers his annual State of the Union address, the nation’s children also are weighing in. The children’s advocacy group  the Children’s Leadership Council (CLC) has put together an online video (“Hear Our Voice”) that features the unscripted voices of youth, aged 5 to 25, telling the president what needs to be fixed now. “The ‘State of the Union’ for America’s Children/Youth is discouraging,” says Alan Houseman , chairman of the CLC, which calls itself the nation’s largest coalition of child and youth organizations, based in Washington. “The ‘State of America’s Future’ is tied to the well-being of our children both now … Continue reading