Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act

Democrats launched a new era of volunteerism that will give Americans of all ages the chance to help build a stronger country by tripling to 250,000 the number of volunteer opportunities for national service. This legislation creates a new service corps to meet key needs in low-income communities, provides incentives for middle and high school students to engage in service and boosts opportunities for disadvantaged and foster youth, Native Americans and senior citizens. (Signed into law)

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Donna Edwards

Representing the 4th District of MD
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Meet Congresswoman Donna Edwards and you’ll immediately sense her strong energy and enthusiasm for her work on behalf of people in her community. According to Edwards – who represents portions of Maryland’s Prince George’s and Montgomery counties – the experience so far has “been really invigorating – exciting.”

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