Lt. Governor Gilchrist Continues MI First Vote Events with visit to River Rouge High School
Encouraging civic participation by Michigan high school seniors
October 20, 2022
RIVER ROUGE – On Tuesday, October 17, 2022, Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist II continued the MI First Vote, an initiative to emphasize the importance of participating in the democratic process and clear up misconceptions and apprehensions about voting, with a visit to River Rouge High School alongside Tarence Wheeler. On Friday and Saturday, Lt. Governor Gilchrist kicked off MI First Vote with stops at the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy in Detroit and Southfield Arts and Technical High School in Southfield, where he was joined by Vice President Kamala Harris.
"As young Michiganders...