WICHITA—Rep. Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan will cast their votes on Tuesday, November 4, at Edgemoor Rec Center. Two students from the Jardine STEM & Career Explorations Academy in Wichita will accompany Rep. Pompeo and Susan to learn about the election process. The media is invited to attend the event at the voting location.
Rep. Pompeo votes on Election Day with Jardine STEM & Career Explorations Academy students
Rep. Mike Pompeo
Kierra and Oscar, two eighth grade Jardine Academy students
Tuesday, November 4, at 10:00 AM
Edgemoor Recreation Center
5815 E. 9th St. N.
Wichita, Kan. 67208
Rep. Pompeo believes in a bright future for our young people. Come meet two eighth grade students, Kierra and Oscar, from Jardine STEM & Career Explorations Academy! Watch as they learn about the importance of democracy and the election process at the polls this Tuesday with their Congressman.
Kierra and Oscar won their school’s essay contest to participate in Election Day with Rep. Pompeo. The students were tasked to write about what they learned during their government unit and what they hope to experience should they be selected to participate in Election Day with their Congressman. Jardine principal Lura Atherly and teacher Kristin Thomson will also attend with the students.
Photo and video opportunities will be available.
Jardine STEM & Career Explorations Academy is centered on a national importance in education to prepare citizens for the technology-rich, innovative, and global economy that 21st century students will experience as adults. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Jardine eighth grade social studies teacher Kristin Thomson has been doing great work in helping educate her students about government and the political process during this election season.
Mike Pompeo is a longtime job creator in Kansas, having grown companies in the aviation and oil and gas industries. A graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, Pompeo was elected to the United States Congress in his first political campaign in 2010. He and his wife, Susan, live in Wichita.
Mike has already been endorsed by the National Rifle Association, Kansas Farm Bureau, Kansans for Life, the National Right to Life Committee, Family Research Council Action PAC, Club for Growth PAC, FreedomWorks, Tea Party Nation, the US. Chamber of Commerce, Governor Huckabee, Governor Brownback, Senator Moran, and Senator Roberts. He also has been recognized as a leading conservative voice by Americans for Prosperity, the American Conservative Union, National Taxpayers Union, Citizens Against Government Waste, Heritage Action, Americans for Tax Reform, and Family Research Council.