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Kids Voting USA Recognizes Local Supporters

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RALEIGH — Kids Voting USA is honoring one of its biggest supporters.Capitol BroadcastingPresident Jim Goodmon is the winner of the national "Jim Batten Leadership" award.

Goodmon led the drive to bring theKids Votingprogram to Wake County. Capitol Broadcasting, which owns WRAL-TV AND WRAL OnLine, continues to be the program's largest financial contributor.

Kids Voting Wake Countyhas also won the 1998 "Kids Voting USA Community Spirit" award.

Kids Voting promotes informed voters by having children go to the polls with their parents on election day.


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