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These are the people that live, sleep, eat and breathe the Bus. The board, the staff, the summer fellows.


The Washington Bus engages tomorrow's leaders on their own terms, and empowers them through education, civic and cultural engagement, and hands-on democracy.

We're you. We're young people (and the young at heart) here in Washington who want to make our state a better place. We know politics doesn't happen only in Olympia or in a business suit - it happens everywhere we are, dressed in sneakers and hoodies. Or maybe a onesie.  At the Bus, we're shaping the future of Washington - and even more importantly, we put our words into action.

Good laws require good people in elected office. We support young, progressive candidates and make sure our generation has champions in Olympia.

We take control of, and responsibility for, our own future by making sure our friends and peers are registered to vote, know the issues, and fill out their ballots.

And, of course, the whole point is to have a good time while we get the job done. We think political parties forgot about the whole "party" aspect of politics, and we're putting it back in.

The Washington Bus is an innovative vehicle for hands-on democracy. We’re of young people, by young people, for all people. And, yes we have a bus.



Hola, soy un voluntario de la organización The Washington Bus. Somos un movimiento a nivel estatal el cual se dedica a construir una organización que involucra a la gente joven para que participe en el proceso cívico. Enfocamos nuestros recursos en otorgar poder y en defender a la gente de color, a las mujeres jóvenes, a los jóvenes LGBTQ, a los inmigrantes, a las comunidades de refugiados y a los estudiantes universitarios de primera generación



저희 단체는 주 전체적으로 젊은이들을 민사 절차에 참여 참여시킬 수 있는 조직을 구축하려는 운동을 하는 단체입니다. 저희의 자원은 청소년, 젊은 여성, LGBTQ 청소년, 이민자와 난민 지역사회 및 1세대 대학생들에게 힘을 실어주고 옹호하는데 사용되고 있습니다.


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Events
Primary Election Day Aug 02, 2016 08:00 PM - 08:05 PM — Washington State
BUS BASH 2016 Aug 18, 2016 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM — Georgetown Stables | 980 S Nebraska St. Seattle, WA 98108
Voter Registration Deadline - General Election Oct 10, 2016 05:00 PM — Washington State
Election Day Nov 08, 2016 05:00 PM - 05:05 PM — Washington State
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