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Avon’s Ella Briggs named next Kid Governor

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Connecticut’s next Kid Governor will be Ella Briggs of the Ana Grace Academy in Avon.

She was selected from seven final candidates from elementary schools across the state.

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More than 6,000 students registered to vote in the election.

Ella ran on a platform of LGBTQ rights.

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The program aims to teach students about government, voting, and the importance of civic engagement.

Congratulations and best of luck to you, Ella!

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