The goal of the Laird Youth Leadership Day is to get kids interested in government and expose them to the people at the top of their fields.
Where else can you hear about teamwork from an NFL referee?
Two hundred and fifty students from more than 60 high schools attended the session.
Mel Laird is a former Congressman and State Senator from the area, and the program is his way of giving back to the area he used to serve.
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