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Boys Nation president and vice president sworn into office; four alumni share their experience.
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2012 Boys Nation president and vice president elected.
Visit www.legiontv.org to watch live streaming of the Nationalist and Federalist president and vice president debate at 3 p.m., and watch elections at 6:30 p.m. (EDT).
Delegates enjoy dinner at Greenbelt Post 136 and a tour of the Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Wall and Korean War Memorial.
Senators elect president pro tem, secretary of the senate; will travel to Legion post for dinner today.
2012 American Legion Boys Nation is under way with 98 senators ready to debate on legislation and elect senate officers.
The 2012 American Legion Boys Nation program gets under way Friday.
Two American Legion Boys State alums express their gratitude to the program.
Mike Bzozowski, a 2005 Boys Nation delegate, paid a visit to Marymount University to speak with familiar faces — Boys Nation staff.
Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Mark Ochsenbein shares his involvement with Boys State and Boys Nation, and the importance of leadership.
This past July, Ron Ulseth walked through the doors of Marymount University, where he resided as a Boys Nation delegate in 1983.
South Carolina's Boys State program found a way to engage citizens in the election process and ensure accuracy through text polling.
Visit www.legion.org/boysnation at 7:30 p.m. (EDT) to watch the Boys Nation senators graduation ceremony live.
For their last day, the senators enjoyed a celebration dinner and ceremony in their honor.
98 American Legion Boys Nation delegates will convene in Washington, D.C., for "a week that shapes a lifetime."
98 young men arrived in Washington, D.C., Friday to participate in the 65th American Legion Boys Nation program.
Boys Nation senators stayed busy on day two with party conventions and senate office elections.
On Sunday, the 98 young men enjoyed dinner at an American Legion post and toured the National Mall.
Go to the Boys Nation page to watch live streaming of the president and vice president elections at 6:30 p.m. EDT.
On Tuesday, the Boys Nation senators visited the White House and elected a 2011 Boys Nation president and vice president.
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On Wednesday, the president and vice president were sworn into office and Boys Nation alumni spoke to the senators.
Adapting to a changing world, Massachusetts integrates portions of program to offer same educational opportunities to both sexes.
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Governor Markell talks about Boys and Girls State
Wisconsin Governor-elect Scott Walker shares his unforgettable experiences as an American Legion Badger Boys State and Boys Nation alumni.
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Through a 45-page publication, The American Legion captures the lives of 98 Boys Nation senators as they spend a week in Washington, D.C., learning our nation’s political process.
82-year-old Nesse Godin still making a powerful impact on Boys Nation.
After a week of site-seeing, senate sessions, keynote speakers and friendship-building, the senators are graduating and heading back home.
Day four of Boys Nation enables the senators to see awe-inspiring sites: Arlington National Cemetery, Tomb of the Unknowns and Iwo Jima Memorial.
Avon Park, Fla., teen voted president; vice president hails from North Little Rock, Ark.
Day 6 includes president, vice president inauguration; tune in to Legion.org now for live webcast of closing Senate session.