Being able to meet students across the country who are active in government is what Chapman said he is looking forward to most about his youth delegate experience, as well as having intelligent conversations with representatives.
“When I get our trip agenda, I’ll research reps so we can have in-depth conversations,” Chapman said. “I want to hear their comments on the culture in Washington that’s moved to gridlock. There’s no conversation. There’s no compromise anymore. Both parties are guilty of it. I want to know what it would take to get back, to reach across party lines.”
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